Sunday, March 28, 2010

Installing IIS in Windows 7

The following are the sequence of steps to be followed to install / enable IIS in Windows 7 (Home Premium Edition).

  1. Open the Control Panel.
  2. Click and open the Programs option.
  3. Click on the Program and features. image
  4. Click on the “Turn Windows features on or off”image
  5. Select the Internet Information Services and click on Ok button.

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There will be a progress message displayed and the IIS would be up and running.

To check if the installation is completed success, open the internet explorer and type http://localhost in the URL and the following will be the resultant screen

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