IIS WEB SERVICES (HTTP)
1. DNS must be configured on server
2. Web Server IIS role must be installed
Step 1 : Verifying DNS configuration:- Go to server manager --> Expand DNS tree --> RC on DNS Domain --> Launch NSLookup
Here we can see the output of NSLookup that DNS is configured properly.
Step 2 : Adding Web Services Roles:- RC Roles on server manager --> Add Roles
Step 3 : You will be able to see the welcome wizard "Before You Begin" --> Click on Next
Step 4: Select the "Web Server (IIS)" role --> Click on Next --> Click on Next
Step 5: Next Window will turn up with default configuration --> Click on Next (Don't change the configuration ) --> Click on Install
Installation wizard will pop up and Roles will get installed
Step 6: Creating folder and an HTML file in it:- RC on any drive --> New Folder --> Name it
Inside folder create one text file --> insert any HTML code --> save the text file as HTML file (i.e. ".html")
Step 7: • Start --> Administrative Tools --> IIS
Step 8: Inside IIS Manager --> Expand Domain --> RC on Sites --> Add web Site
Step 9: Enter Site Name --> Browse a physical path of folder where .html file is located --> Give IP address of server --> Give Port no. --> Click on OK
Step 10: • Go to IIS Manager --> Click on created web-site --> Click Browse web site link under Browse Web Site on right hand panel.
To Check on client side
Login as any user on client side within a same domain as server
Open Internet Browser --> enter the URL and port number of server in format -(i.e. 192.168.36.20:8083).
You can see the same output that you saw on server (Client Side)