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Removing host header for a current web app

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 04, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

When creating a web application, I specified the host header. I also set the host header on the IIS site from properties in the IIS management console. Now, I would like to get rid of the host header for this web app and use the raw URL to access it... i.e., http://<server_name>:<port>

I was able to get rid of the host header information in the IIS properties but I do not know how to disassociate it from the SharePoint end. If I type in the http://<server_name>:<port>, it is redirecting me to the http://<host-header> in the browser which I want to prevent from happening.

I tried looking the central admin to see if I could do that but I do not see a place where I can remove it.

Any suggestions/pointers!


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