DNN Search Does Not Work From Home Page Without Home.aspx or Default.aspx

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DNN Search Does Not Work From Home Page Without Home.aspx or Default.aspx
 
Issue:
 
When you try to search your site from http://domain.com, is does not work.
 
Cause:
 
This is a bug in some version of DNN and the root cause has yet to be determined.
 
Resolution:
 
Add this following rewrite rule to force your site to go to home.aspx, which will bypass this issue.
     <rewrite>
        <rules>
          <rule name="HomePage" stopProcessing="true">
            <match url="^$" />
            <action type="Redirect" url="http://{HTTP_HOST}/home.aspx" />
          </rule>
        </rules>
    </rewrite>
 

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