Alpha Anywhere Application Server for IIS Provider Configuration
/documentation/pages/Guides/IIS/ConfigureProviders/ProviderConfiguration.html
Custom Provider Configuration - Alpha Anywhere Application Server for IIS
/documentation/pages/Guides/IIS/ConfigureProviders/custom-provider-configuration.html
Restricting Access by IP Address on the Standard Application Server
/documentation/pages/Guides/Application Server/Restricting Access by IP Address.xml

Access can be restricted to specific IP addresses for your Alpha Anywhere web applications and web services.

Locating Logs for the Alpha Anywhere Application Server for IIS
/documentation/pages/Troubleshooting/Web Server/IIS Log Files.xml
Log files are useful for troubleshooting issues in web applications. The Alpha Anywhere Application Server for IIS writes events to the Xbasic Error log and Trace logs when abnormal conditions are encountered. The Application Server for IIS also writes to the Windows Event Logs. Failed Request Tracing can be used, as well, to track down failed requests.
How to Test Connection Strings on the Application Server
/documentation/pages/GettingStarted/GettingStartedTutorials/Basic Tutorials/Connection String Genie.xml
Named AlphaDAO connection strings must be defined relative to the server in a publishing profile. The Application Server's Connection String Builder Genie can be used to create and test published connection strings. Connection strings can then be copied to the publishing profile in the Alpha Anywhere Development Environment.
How to Specify an Alternate Configuration File for the Alpha Anywhere Standard Application Server
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Application_Server/Specify an Alternate Configuration File for the Application Server.xml
The Application Server allows for an alternate configuration file to be specified. This is done through the use of a command line option, CONFIGFILE. For example, to launch the Application Server using a configuration file named TestConfig.xml in the root of the server's C drive:
Running Multiple Instances of the Alpha Anywhere Application Server
/documentation/pages/Guides/Application Server/Running Multiple Instances of the Alpha Anywhere Application Server.xml
Step by step instructions for running multiple instances of the application server:
Run multiple applications or web sites by using multiple Application Server configuration files
/documentation/pages/Guides/Application Server/Run Multiple Applications or Web Sites by using multiple Application Server Configuration Files.xml
Traditionally, Application Server administrators provide service for multiple applications by using a single instance of the Application Server, placing each distinct application within a different subdirectory under the webroot.
How to Locate the Application Server configuration file being used by the current instance of Alpha
/documentation/pages/HowTo/Application_Server/How to determine the location of the Application Server configuration file being used by the current instance of Alpha.xml
Alpha Anywhere and the Application Server each store server settings in a configuration file on the computer's hard drive. The location of the file being used by an instance of Alpha Anywhere or the Application Server can be determined using the function *[xb:a5_GetAppServerConfigFile()]*. For example:
How to Production and Development Versions of Your Web Application to Alpha Anywhere Application Server for IIS
/documentation/pages/HowTo/IIS/Publishing Test and Production Sites.xml

Learn how to publish separate production and test sites for your web application.