Archive for April, 2010

IIS6 potential gotcha

April 14, 2010

If you install .net 2.0 before you install IIS6 then you will not be able to see .net 2 in the allowed extensions list because it  needs to register with IIS. Here’s a screenshot where it is missing:



To resolve this, go to the following directory:


Then run this command:

aspnet_regiis.exe –i

Now you can refresh the MMC and enable .net 2.0!


sysinternals updates + new site

April 1, 2010

I previously posted links to Mark Russinovich’s blog because he posts cool stuff about how windows really  works and I think it’s interesting stuff. Anyway he has two new posts about GDI objects.

Also while reading these articles I saw a link to the NT Debugging blog. This one looks to be very interesting too in a similar way so I have added it to my rss reader.