Rebuild an ASP.NET application in Cloud Sites

  • Last updated on: 2015-04-30
  • Authored by: Rackspace Support

Note: This article is written for our Cloud Sites Control Panel. You can get to it from the Cloud Control Panel by clicking Rackspace Cloud in the upper-left corner and selecting Cloud Sites. You can also navigate directly to

There are two methods that you can use the rebuild an ASP.NET application in IIS.

  • Use the Rebuild App link in the General Settings tab of your Cloud Sites Control Panel. To access this link, go to Hosting > Cloud Sites, click on the name of the website, and then scroll down the General Settings tab until you see the Rebuild App link on the right.

  • Delete and reupload your web.config file. The file must be deleted and then reuploaded; if you simply overwrite the file, the application will not be rebuilt.

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