Error on site

Dear experts,

I am getting strange error on one of my application sites .

The site states The lenth of this request exceeds the configured maxURLlength value . The site was working fine before how can I have it working again without changing any webconfig file.

Please assist.
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Habib ZakariaNetwork Solutions ArchitectAsked:
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Ryan ChongCommented:
you may try this...

go to this article:

Request Limits <requestLimits>
https://www.iis.net/configreference/system.webserver/security/requestfiltering/requestlimits

Go to the "How To" section, and try modify the maximum URL length.
>>Change the maximum URL length to 2KB by specifying 2048.
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Once the setting is changed, restart the IIS service and try again, see if the issue is getting resolved?
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Habib ZakariaNetwork Solutions ArchitectAuthor Commented:
Can you please guide where to find the How To Section ?
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Ryan ChongCommented:
for ur info
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Habib ZakariaNetwork Solutions ArchitectAuthor Commented:
The maximum URL length is 4096 do I need to change it?

Can I just restart the website only
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David Johnson, CD, MVPOwnerCommented:
double it to 8192 and then restart that website
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Habib ZakariaNetwork Solutions ArchitectAuthor Commented:
I resolved it. Thanks
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