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To see what I mean, select the layouts icon in the workspace, and click Explore in the actions
pane. It will open a window to show you the files in the layouts folder, under the templates
folder in the SharePoint root (as you can see in the window’s address bar in Figure 2.45).
This gives you an idea of why all those folders are there, what they mean, how they relate to
the files and file structure SharePoint created on the machine, and why they might be important
to protect in case of catastrophe.
“WHY DO SOME OF THE IIS WEB SITE ICONS HAVE QUESTION MARKS?”
It’s not because IIS has questions about them or that they are not functioning properly. IIS Web
Sites with the question mark on their icon have multiple bindings, meaning they have a number of
different protocols, which can be bound to different ports. This is usually the case if the site is used
by applications that need to listen and respond to more than just HTTP traffic.