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IIS rewrite to remove port number

IIS rewrite to remove port number

IIS rewrite to remove port number


I have created a rewrite to remove a port number from the URL, which when testing the pattern matching seems to match, but doesn't appear to work in reality.


<rule name="Rewrite port 4001" patternSyntax="Wildcard">
    <match url="*" />
        <add input="{URL}" pattern="*:4001*" />
    <action type="Rewrite" url="{C:1}{C:2}" />

Advice is appreciated.

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