Installing IIS 7

Upgrading to IIS 7.0 on Windows Server 2008

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IIS Team

You can move Web sites and applications to Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0 and above in two ways: upgrading and installing. Upgrading is installing the Microsoft Windows Server 2008 or abov...

Installing IIS 7 on Windows Vista and Windows 7

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IIS Team

Introduction You can use the Microsoft ® Web Platform Installer (Web PI) to easily install Internet Information Services (IIS), and applications that run on IIS. To learn more about the Web PI, see...

Understanding Setup in IIS 7

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Saad Ladki

This article provides an overview of Microsoft Windows Vista ® and Microsoft Server ® 2008 setup technology and a detailed examination of IIS 7.0 and above componentized setup. This information is...

Compatibility and Feature Requirements for Windows Vista

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Tobin Titus

Internet Information Services 7.0 (IIS 7.0) and above is the Web server platform for the Windows Vista™ operating system. IIS 7.0 and above introduces many changes from earlier versions of IIS. The...

Installing IIS 7.0 from the Command Line

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Saad Ladki

Pkgmgr.exe is a new command tool in Windows Vista ® / Windows Server ® 2008 for installing Windows Optional Features: Replaces sysocmgr.exe for installing Windows Optional Features Allows you to in...

Using Unattended Setup to Install IIS 7.0

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Tobin Titus

Pkgmgr.exe is a new command tool in Windows Vista/Windows Server ® 2008 for installing Windows Optional Features: Replaces sysocmgr.exe for installing Windows Optional Features Allows you to instal...

Discover Installed Components

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IIS Team

The modular architecture in IIS 7.0 and above allows you to limit the potential attack surface on your IIS installation, or to replace built-in features with third-party or custom implementations....

Install Typical IIS Workloads

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Saad Ladki

The IIS 7.0 and above modular architecture is designed to enable the IT professional to customize exactly which features are installed and running on the Web server. IIS is now factored into more t...

ApplicationHost Helper Service

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Saad Ladki

The ApplicationHost Helper Service in IIS 7.0 and above hosts IIS functionality that is needed even if IIS is not running. This service currently hosts the following functionality: Configuration hi...

Install and Configure IIS 7 on Server Core

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IIS Team

Introduction Server Core, the minimal server installation option for Windows Server ® 2008, is available in Standard, Enterprise, and Datacenter editions. Server Core supports a subset of the serve...

IIS 7.0 Features and Vista Editions

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Henry Seiler

With the release of Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 IIS 7.0 became available on all mainstream Windows Editions for the first time. On Windows Vista Editions, IIS 7.0 will play a dual role. F...

Install Windows Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 R2

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Tali Smith

Introduction The Microsoft ® Web Platform is a powerful set of tools, servers, and technologies optimized for building and hosting next-generation Web applications and solutions. At the base of the...