How to add a new ip to your IIS Server
Please note: You must add another ip address to your network card for you to be able to use it. This guide will help you get Internet Information Services work with that ip and not display the error message "The Network Cannot be reached". This message will only appear when you stop the website and try to start it again after making the ip change.
To install Microsoft Windows support tools:
|1.||Insert the Windows Server 2003 CD in the CD-ROM or DVD-ROM
|2.||When the CD opens, click Perform Additional
|3.||Click Browse this CD.|
|7.||Click Next, type your information in the
Name and Organization boxes, click
Next, and then click Next on the following
|8.||Click Next again to start the
To add an IP address to the IP inclusion list:
|1.||Click Start, and then click
|2.||Type cmd, and then click
OK to open a command prompt.
|3.||Type the following, where
xxx.xxx.x.x is the IP address you want to add:
httpcfg set iplisten -i
When this succeeds, Httpcfg returns the following:
To view additional status codes, see the Httpcfg help.
|4.||After the IP address is added, use the following command to
httpcfg query iplisten
Httpcfg returns the following:
Important The IP inclusion list is read during startup of the HTTP service.
If you change the list, you must restart the service.
The HTTP service and the HTTP SSL service are different services. The
HTTP service does not appear in the services list and must be restarted
at a command prompt. To do this, follow these steps:
|1.||Click Start, click Run,
and then type cmd to open a command prompt. At the
command prompt, type net stop http /y and press ENTER.
This stops the HTTP Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) service and the World Wide Web
publishing services because they are dependent on the HTTP service.
|2.||To start the HTTP service, type net start
w3svc at the command prompt. This starts the HTTP SSL service and
the HTTP service.
After you add IP addresses to the IP inclusion list, you must
add each IP address that is used by a Web site. If you bind a Web site to an IP
address that is not on the list, the Web site does not start.
reference information can be found here: http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb%3Ben-us%3B813368