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How to: Verify Internet Information Services for Team Foundation Server or Team Foundation Server Proxy

Visual Studio 2010

To verify that Internet Information Services (IIS) is configured to work with Team Foundation components, you must follow the appropriate steps for your operating system. 

To verify IIS on Windows Server 2008

  1. Click Start, point to All Programs, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Server Manager.

  2. In the tree pane, expand Roles, and click Web Server (IIS).

  3. In the Role Services pane, ensure that the following role services show a status of Installed:

    • Web Server

      • Common HTTP Features

      • Static Content

      • Default Document

      • Directory Browsing

      • HTTP Errors

    • Application Development

      • ASP.NET

      • .NET Extensibility

      • ISAPI Extensions

      • ISAPI Filters

    • Health and Diagnostics

      • HTTP Logging

      • Request Monitor

    • Security

      • Windows Authentication

      • Request Filtering

    • Performance

      • Static Content Compression

    • Management Tools

      • IIS Management Console

    • IIS 6 Management Compatibility

      • IIS 6 Metabase Compatibility

      • IIS 6 WMI Compatibility

      • IIS 6 Scripting Tools

      • IIS 6 Management Console

  4. If any role service is not installed, click Add Role Services.

    The Add Role Services wizard appears.

  5. In Select Role Services, select the check box for any role services that were not installed and click Next.

  6. Click Install.

  7. Click Close.

To verify that IIS is not using IIS 5.0 isolation mode

  1. Click Start, and then click Run.

    The Run dialog box appears.

  2. In Open, type inetmgr and click OK.

    Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager appears.

  3. In Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager, double-click ServerName (local computer), and then right-click Web Sites,and click Properties.

    ServerName is the name of the Web server.

  4. On the Service tab, verify that the check box for Run WWW service in IIS 5.0 isolation mode is cleared, and click OK.

To verify that IIS is not using FrontPage 2002 Server Extensions

  1. Click Start, point to Control Panel, and click Add or Remove Programs.

    The Add or Remove Programs dialog box appears.

  2. Click Add/Remove Windows Components.

    The Windows Components Wizard appears.

  3. Click Application Server and click Details.

    The Application Server dialog box appears.

  4. Click Internet Information Services (IIS) and click Details.

    The Internet Information Services (IIS) dialog box appears.

  5. If FrontPage 2002 Server Extensions check box is checked, clear it. Click OK twice.

  6. In the Windows Components Wizard, click Next.

  7. Click Finish.

  8. Click Start and then click Run.

    The Run dialog box appears.

  9. In Open, type inetmgr and click OK.

    The Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager appears.

  10. In the Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager, double-click ServerName (local computer), and then click Web Service Extensions and make sure FrontPage Server Extensions 2002 does not appear in the list. If FrontPage Server Extensions 2002 does appear in the list, click it and then click Prohibit.

To verify that IIS is using ASP.NET

  1. Click Start, point to Control Panel, and click Add or Remove Programs.

    The Add or Remove Programs dialog box appears.

  2. Click Add/Remove Windows Components.

    The Windows Components Wizard appears.

  3. Click Application Server and click Details.

    The Application Server dialog box appears.

  4. Ensure the ASP.NET check box is checked. Click OK.

  5. In the Windows Components Wizard, click Next.

  6. Click Finish.

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