IIS Installation and Setup (Legacy)

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  1. Add a new role to the server. (can be accessed by via the server manager).

  2. Select "Role-based or feature-based installation" and click next.

  3. Select the Server to Install the role on (generally will be the server being accessed) and click next.

  4. Select the Role for Web Server (IIS) and click next.

  5. Select and enable the following features, once enabled click next:

    1. ASP.NET 4.5 (under .NET Framework 4.5 Features)

    2. ASP.NET 4.5 (under application Development)

  6. Click Next on the Web Server Role (IIS) page.

  7. Use the defaults for Role Services and click next.

  8. On the Confirmation tab click Install.

  9. Once Finished click close.

  10. Download and Install "Web Platform Installer".  This is a tool for installing IIS applications.  Download Web Platform Installer here.

  11. Once installed Search for "Recommended" and add "IIS Recommended Configuration" for install.

  12. Accept the Terms and Install.

  13. Click Finish once installed.

  14. Search for "Web Deploy" and add "Web Deploy 3.5 for Hosting Servers" for install.

  15. Accept the Terms and Install.

  16. Click Finish once Installed.

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