To simulate a production environment, you should create a new IIS website with settings that are specific to the requirements of your application. The Web Platform Installer will show you a list of products—together with any associated dependencies—to be installed and will prompt you to accept the license terms.
On the first page of the SQL Server Installation Center, select New SQL Server stand-alone installation or add features to an existing installation and follow the instructions accepting the default choices. If you don't see Administrator in the title bar, close Visual Studio. Before you continue, ensure that: Select Create Profile.
Exit focus mode. May 20, 2008 02: In a production environment, you'll likely want to host your website on port 80 and configure a host header, together with matching DNS records. The Destination URL setting isn't required.
It didn't do that when you were on the home page because the application didn't try to access the database yet. For Windows 7, open a command prompt window by right-clicking Command Prompt in the Windows Start menu and selecting Run as Administrator. Sep 02, 2008 04: I have deployed my webservice to IIS-5 installed on windows server 2008.
The request failed with HTTP status 401: In the Port box, type the port number on which you want to host the website for example, 85.