There will be situations where you need to recycle the application pool, this is because some thread is overloaded or it is using a lot of memory, sometimes it is also required because something got cached and it is not getting freed, even after clearing the cache.
Step by step guide:
- Open Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager.
- In the Connections pane, expand the Server name, and then click Application Pools.
- In the Application Pools pane, select the application pool you want to recycle.
- Click Recycle... in the Actions pane.
Content Author: Kiran Borole