azure virtual machine with MSDN image – iis express


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out of the box, a SSL using web application running on the default IIS Express host installed as a result of doing running the visual studio 2013 update 1 enabled image (and updating to RC of Update 2, even) does not work.

To fix:

Run mmc and load the certificate plugin. delete the localhost cert.

 

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If you are interested, note on using the manage private key operation available on the right click menu for the cert, that one gets

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Now repair iis express 8 (regenerating the cert, under YOUR context)

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We loaded the new localhost cert into the trusted root cert store (and trusted people) and created a  new project with new IIS express bindings:

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Computer Programmer who often does network administration with focus on security servers. Very strong in Microsoft Azure cloud!
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