Fixing issues with IIS Express 8 after installing Windows Azure SDK 1.7

June 24, 2012

If you are having problems using IIS Express 8 to host local Azure deployments after installing the Windows Azure SDK 1.7, you should probably continue reading this… One of the new features of the Azure SDK 1.7 is the support for running local emulator with IIS Express 8 instead of the full IIS. This is supported for both Windows 7 and Windows 8. At first when I tried this feature it simply didn’t wok. I previously had IIS Express 7.5 on my machine, and after installing the new SDK, I created a new web role, and when...