Stop-Website

Stops an IIS website.

Syntax

Stop-Website
    [[-Name] <String>]
    [-Passthru]
    [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Stop-Website cmdlet stops the specified Internet Information Services (IIS) website.

Examples

Example 1: Stop a website

IIS:\> Stop-WebSite -Name "Default Web Site"

This command stops the site named Default Web Site.

Optional Parameters

-Name

Specifies the name of the website that this cmdlet stops.

Type:String
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Passthru

Passes an object that represents the website to the pipeline.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False