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IIS Powershell Snap-in (x64)

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  • Version: 1.0
  • Category: Application
  • Language: English

IIS Powershell Snap-in (x64)

  • The Windows PowerShell Provider for IIS 7.0 allows Web administrators and hosting providers to easily automate routine and complex IIS 7.0 administration tasks such as creating Web sites, and managing configuration and run-time data using Windows PowerShell. Administrators can further increase productivity by leveraging the many cmdlets included with the Windows PowerShell Provider for IIS 7.0.Simplify the administration of your Web site by scripting administrative tasks.Achieve greater control and productivity by using the included IIS 7.0 cmdlets to automate repetitive or complex tasks like creating websites, enabling request tracing or adding a handler.Execute repetitive administrative tasks across servers with ease.The seamless integration with Windows PowerShell means that you can use the familiar Windows PowerShell console to execute tasks across single or multiple Web sites and servers. Using the IIS7 PowerShell provider you can easily navigate the IIS7 configuration hierarchy just as easily as you would navigate the file system on your hard drive.Improve your decision making by consolidating metrics from your servers in real-time.The Windows PowerShell Provider for IIS 7.0 gives you access to a rich set of attributes that lets you consolidate key metrics from your Web sites, such as attended requests per second, state of the Web sites or application pools. By aggregating various metrics, you are able to create score cards, business rules or other ad-hoc responses uniquely suited to your business needs. FeaturesSeamless integration into the Windows PowerShell environment. Low-level and task-based cmdlets specific to IIS that allow administrators to:Add and change configuration properties of Web-Sites, Web Applications, Virtual Directories and Application Pools. Execute advanced configuration tasks Integrate existing scripts or other Windows PowerShell providers or solutions. Query run-time data such as currently executing HTTP requests, the state of Web sites and application pools, and other valuable information.


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SHA1: d55a6df8e8d45f844d0b7c8129372eda843368f1
513 KB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista

  • Windows Vista Service Pack 1 and later.Windows Server 2008 and later.Windows Powershell 1.0 or 2.0.

Installation Instructions

  • You will need to run the installation package as an administrator. This can be accomplished by one of the following methods: Logging in to your server using the actual account named "Administrator". Logging on using an account with administrator privileges and opening a command-prompt by right-clicking the Command Prompt menu item that is located in the Accessories menu for Windows programs and selecting "Run as administrator", then typing the command listed below:msiexec /I iis7psprov_x64.msi If you already have a Beta or RC release of the IIS Powershell Snap-in installed the installation package will ask you to uninstall this version first.