How do I redirect traffic in IIS 8.5?

The <httpRedirect> element configures settings for Internet Information Services (IIS) that redirect client requests to a new location.

There are several reasons why you might want to redirect clients to a new location. For example, if your company is migrating to a new Web site, you could redirect all requests from the old Web site to the new Web site. Likewise, if you have deployed a new application on a Web server, you could redirect all requests for the old application's URL namespace (for example, to the new applications location (for example,

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