Pretty URLs And IIS6

May 12, 2009
by:   Tim Stanley

IIS7 can support pages without extensions without administrator configuration settings. IIS6 can also support  URLs without extensions, but it requires an administrator setting. Here's a tip on how to configure IIS6 to support URLs without extensions.

On the website properties, The configuration tab must be selected.

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A wildcard application map must be added. Select the INSERT option and add the following file, and turn off the checkbox to verify the file exists.

File: C:\WINDOWS\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v2.0.50727\aspnet_isapi.dll

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The new setting should now be in place.

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This should now allow URL rewriting on URL's like: http://e3retail.com/page/products/.

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