KB0000320 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'.

In addition, the MIME Type mappings must be set up correctly to allow files to be served correctly via the Enterprise Hub web application.

Applies To

  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2008 R2


  • IIS7 installed and enabled.
  • .NET Framework 3.5 installed


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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