How to change the default IIS port for your server website

This article explains how to change the port 80 that comes with a default Gpsgate installation.

In a default installation, your GpsGate server uses the following URL:

http(s)://yourserverURL/gpsgateserver

This guide will show you how to change this, for example, to http(s)://yourserverURL:8082/gpsgateserver

How to modify the port

1. Open your IIS Manager typically located under Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager

2. Click on the Default Website, and the Bindings option will be displayed.

If you use a custom URL path, clicking on your custom website will also display this option.

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3. Click now on Edit

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4. Modify the binding port, for example, 8082

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The new port is now set.

5. Open a browser and go to URL

http(s)://yourserverURL:8082/gpsgateserver/SiteAdmin/SiteAdmin.aspx

This will update the GpsGate Server listeners to match the new IIS port.

Now your website can be accessed from the new port.