What is the quickest way to compare two servers' IIS settings?


What is the quickest way to compare two servers' IIS settings?



I am having non uniform results for applications running on two Windows 2003 Servers running IIS. Is there a way to quickly dump IIS configurations to a file for comparison? Are there good tools to compare two IIS servers?




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Give Metabase Explorer a shot as part of the IIS 6 resource kit.


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You can view all the settings for multiple servers and copy/paste the results to an xls and compare there..
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You could use Web Deploy (http://www.iis.net/download/WebDeploy) for that, you can point it to the server remotely (assuming you have Administrator credentials) and diff two servers to see what are the differences.


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You could even sync them if you wanted to so that they look the same..



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