HTTP link retrieved from database is displayed on webpage as HTTPS RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi

    We recently upgraded and migrated an intranet website onto IIS 8.5, Windows 2012 R2 server.

    The issue is all HTTP URLs (e.g. retrieved from a SQL Server 2012 database are displayed on the webpage as HTTPS (e.g. This affects intranet and external website links. The developers are saying that it's not their code but instead are pointing the finger at SSL configuration.

    SSL Settings checkbox is selected and SSL certificate installed as it was on the on the old server. There were no issues on the old server.

    During the upgrade we installed URL Rewrite tool but no rules are set.

    As anyone experienced this issue.

    Please can I have some assistance.


    Thursday, September 19, 2019 9:34 AM

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  • In order to reach the IIS experts, you would be better served by posting to an IIS forum -


    Thursday, September 19, 2019 1:14 PM
  • Thanks Tim, will post there.

    Thursday, September 19, 2019 1:55 PM
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    Tuesday, October 8, 2019 6:34 AM