KB2710270 Configuring IIS7 for PIAB


Windows 7 and Server 2008 use the IIS7 or 7.5 webserver. This topic descibes how to configure IIS for PIAB. This involves creating a new web application called 'piabws'.

Applies To

  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008 R2


  • IIS7 installed and enabled.


Configuring IIS is similar in Windows 7 and Server 2008. The example here shows Server 2008 screens.

1. Open the IIS Management Console. There are various ways to do this including:

  • Open 'Control Panel'
  • Click 'System and Security'
  • Click 'Administrative Tools'
  • Open 'Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager'

2. Open the sites and select the 'Default Web Site'.

3. Right-click the 'Default Web Site'.

4. Select 'Add Application'

5. Enter the 'Alias' and 'Phyical Location' as below.

6. Click and exit.

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