About web.config File

Web.config is the a settings and configuration file for IIS7+ web sites. It’s commonly used for ASP.NET web applications. See Web.config

Restoring web.config

You can use the following code if you wish to restore your default web.config.xml file hosted on our Ecenica Windows 2008/IIS7.5 Shared-Hosting servers.

  1. Create a new file named web.config.xml
  2. Copy and paste the following code.
  3. Save and upload in to your wwwroot folder.

Applies To

Note this applies to the following products and services.

  • Ecenica Windows Shared-Hosting
  • Ecenica Windows VPS / Virtual Dedicated
  • Ecenica Windows Dedicated Servers


Copy & paste the code below into a page called web.config.xml

< ?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
    <system .webServer>
                <basicauthentication enabled="false"></basicauthentication>
                <add name="X-Powered-By" value="ASP.NET"></add>
        <directorybrowse enabled="false"></directorybrowse>
                <add value="Default.htm"></add>
                <add value="Default.asp"></add>
                <add value="index.asp"></add>
                <add value="index.htm"></add>
                <add value="index.html"></add>
                <add value="index.php"></add>
                <add value="Default.aspx"></add>