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Posted 6 Jul 2011

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Put the website in Maintenance Mode (Under Construction)

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6 Jul 2011CPOL
There is also the "app_offline.htm" in the root path
There is also the "app_offline.htm" in the root path

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QuestionTweaks Pin
TammyBraswell9-Jun-15 22:29
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GeneralRe: I think there is a case for testing to check the deployment ... Pin
RichardHowells5-Dec-11 10:44
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GeneralReason for my vote of 5 good Pin
Monjurul Habib28-Dec-11 9:17
professionalMonjurul Habib28-Dec-11 9:17 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 simplest Pin
beginner201127-Dec-11 17:30
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GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Simple, short and correct. Pin
RaisKazi26-Dec-11 23:03
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GeneralMy 5. Simple and short. Pin
RaisKazi26-Dec-11 23:02
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GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Reason for 5 it's good and simplest ... Pin
Nigam Patel26-Dec-11 17:59
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Generalmy 5 - cleanest solution Pin
Reiss29-Nov-11 5:50
professionalReiss29-Nov-11 5:50 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 Built into the .net framework and to... Pin
jim lahey28-Nov-11 23:44
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Generalwell I want to keep the site running, and test it from the l... Pin
Bahram Ettehadieh28-Nov-11 21:53
MemberBahram Ettehadieh28-Nov-11 21:53 
GeneralRe: Normally you would not put any testing on a live website. I ... Pin
Graeme_Grant29-Nov-11 1:54
professionalGraeme_Grant29-Nov-11 1:54 
GeneralRe: I am with GG on this, for any site that involves transaction... Pin
Reiss29-Nov-11 5:52
professionalReiss29-Nov-11 5:52 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 very nice tip! I haven't thought abo... Pin
rmuniz22-Sep-11 9:01
Memberrmuniz22-Sep-11 9:01 
GeneralRe: This is built in functionality of ASP.NET. Simple solutions ... Pin
Graeme_Grant22-Sep-11 12:51
professionalGraeme_Grant22-Sep-11 12:51 
GeneralIt is a little bit more than that. It's also the page that g... Pin
Graeme_Grant12-Jul-11 11:11
professionalGraeme_Grant12-Jul-11 11:11 
GeneralReason for my vote of 5 This seems to be a better option to ... Pin
RaviGupta798612-Jul-11 9:26
MemberRaviGupta798612-Jul-11 9:26 
Reason for my vote of 5
This seems to be a better option to me as it doesn't requires any changes to website code, just place an extra file if you need to take website offline and remove it when you are done with maintenance.

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