Configuring Apache and IIS to allow files without extensions

For those that are looking to use Apache or IIS as web servers for your published CM1 environment when there is no extension included, you will need to configure those web server to properly recognize those files. Attached are two documents that will step you through how to make those configurations. If you have any questions or concerns about this process feel free to contact Technical Support at

How-to-Configure-IIS-With-no-Extensions.pdf (107 KB)
How-to-Configure-Apache-With-no-Extensions.pdf (103 KB)

In order to get IIS 6 to serve pages with no extensions, I followed the steps above and also added a 2nd MIME TYPE of [Extension: “.css” / Mime Type: “text/css”] to my IIS Site. This addition will prevent CSS Files from going unrecognized.