INSTALLING IIS 8

Overview

Internet Information Services (IIS) for Windows® Server is a flexible, secure and manageable Web server for hosting anything on the Web. From media streaming to web applications, IIS’s scalable and open architecture is ready to handle the most demanding tasks.

Requirements

Instructions

  1. Open Server Manager.
  2. Under Manage menu, select Add Roles and Features:
    Add Roles and Features
  3. Select Role-based or Feature-based Installation:
    Role-based or Feature-based Installation
  4. Select the appropriate server (local is selected by default), as shown below:
    Select the appropriate server
  5. Select Web Server (IIS):
    Select Web Server (IIS)
  6. No additional features are needed for IIS, so click Next:
    No additional features are needed for IIS
  7. Click Next:
    Click next
  8. Customize your installation of IIS, or accept the default settings that have already been selected for you, and then click Next:
    Customize your installation of IIS
  9. Click Install:
    Click Install
  10. When the IIS installation completes, the wizard reflects the installation status:
    IIS installation completes
  11. Click Close to exit the wizard.