Tuesday, September 29, 2009

Increase IIS 5 connection limit on windows

On a non server edition of window operating system, we often got the error.
There are too many people accessing the Web site at this time.
HTTP 403.9 - Access Forbidden: Too many users are connected
Internet Information Services

To increase the connection limit, go to :
1 - Go to directory c:\inetpub\AdminScripts
2 - Execute the following command.
adsutil set w3svc/MaxConnections 40