IIS 5.0 Process Recycling Tool
The IIS 5.0 Process Recycling Tool (IIS5Recycle), version 1.0, runs as a service on a computer running Windows 2000 and Internet Information Server 5.0.
- The IIS 5.0 Process Recycling Tool (IIS5Recycle), version 1.0, runs as a service on a computer running Windows 2000 and Internet Information Server 5.0. The purpose of IIS5Recycle is to recycle processes, minimizing the effects of resource-consumption problems before performance and reliability are affected.
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Operating Systems: Windows 2000, Windows XP
- Windows 2000 Servers running Internet Information Services 5.0
- Important: Make sure you download IIS5Recycle to a folder with access limited to members of the administrative group (by default, the tool is installed to C:\WINDOWS\IIS5Recycle). Normal users should not be granted write/modify access.
- Click the Download link on this page to start the download.
- Do one of the following:
- To start the installation immediately, click Open or Run this program from its current location.
- To copy the download to your computer for installation at a later time, click Save or Save this program to disk.
- At the command prompt, type IIS5Recycle /install.
- Configure the recycling conditions by typing IIS5Recycle /config.