Setup IIS (Internet Information Services)

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There are quite a few steps to setting up IIS (Internet Information Services)

 

In the Control Panel choose Programs  and Features. Select Turn Windows Features on or off

 

Windows 7 IIS Installation

Windows 7 IIS Installation

Windows 8 IIS Installation

Windows 8 IIS Installation

 

 

To check if IIS was installed properly, open a browser and type: LOCALHOST in the address bar. You will see:

 

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Win 8 success

Win 8 success

 

 

Back to the Control Panel, select Administrative Tools and Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager

 

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64 BIT OPERATING SYSTEMS ONLY

 

If your computer is running Windows 7 64 bit or Windows 8 64 bit or Windows Server 2008 (r2)

 

Choose Application Pools. Click to highlight DefaultAppPool. Click Advanced Settings.

 

Select Enable 32-Bit Applications to TRUE

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Expand the Sites icon and right click Default Web Site

 

Select Add Virtual Directory and type in the Alias and Physical Path:

 

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Right Click the new VisualJS entry and select Convert to Application. The icon will change to a document with a globe.

 

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Click on the VisualJS icon. Select Authentication

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Right click ASP.NET Impersonation and choose Enable

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Right Click ASP.NET Impersonation again. Select Edit

 

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Type in an Administrator User Name and Administrator Password

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Select the Top Level icon and click Start and choose Setup is complete.

 

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Select the Start Button and type: CMD in Search Programs and Files. A black icon with a C:\_ will appear.

Right click that icon and select RUN AS ADMINISTRATOR

 

Type:

 

C: (enter)

 

CD\VISUALJS (enter)

 

AVFPRINT.EXE /REGSERVER  (enter)

 

EXIT (enter)

 

 

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And the final step: Enable HTTP Traffic on the server. Choose Start and Control Panel. Select Windows Firewall.

Select Advanced Settings. Select Inbound Rules. Find World Wide Web Services. Select Enable Rule

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