Open the Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager.
Add a new application pool named "ExamDeveloper" - right-click Application Pools node in the left pane and click Add Application Pool in the context menu.
For ED version 7.1601.0.0 and above: In the Add Application Pool window that opens, specify "ExamDeveloper" in Name ("ExamDeveloper_New" in case of side-by-side (additional instance) installation), select .CLR Framework v4.0.30319 (or .NET Framework v4.0.30319) in the .NET CLR version drop-down (or .NET Framework version drop-down), Integrated in the Managed pipeline mode drop-down, and select the check box for Start application pool immediately.For ED version 6.21 or less, click here to expand...
Click Application Pools node under Connections in the left pane. It shows the list of application pools. Right-click ExamDeveloper in the list and select Advanced Settings from the context menu. (The name of the application pool is ExamDeveloper_New in case of side-by-side (additional instance) installation).
For ED version 7.1601.0.0 and above: Make sure the following settings are set as shown in the screenshot below:
General group: Enable 32-Bit Applications → False
General group: Managed Pipeline Mode → Integrated
Process Model group: Identity → NetworkService
Process Model group: Idle Time-out (minutes) → 0
Recycling group: Regular Time Interval (minutes) → 0
Specific Times group: TimeSpan Array should be set to a single time frame, which is deemed off-hours (e.g. 03:00:00 for 3:00 AM)For ED version 6.21 or less, click here to expand...
- Click OK once this is finished.
- Expand the Sites node in the left pane. Right-click Default Web Site, and select Add Application from the context menu.
In the Add Application window, enter the Alias as "ExamDeveloper" ("ExamDeveloper_New" in case of side-by-side (additional instance) installation), where the Physical path will be <ExtractedFolder>, which is where the Web component files of the ExamDeveloper reside. Use the Browse button to browse to this path.
Click on the Select button, which opens the Select Application Pool window. In the Application pool drop-down, select ExamDeveloper Application Pool and click OK. This brings you back to the Add Application window, where you must click OK again.
In case, the ExamDeveloper application is not visible, right-click on Default Web Site and click Refresh. The ExamDeveloper application is shown below Default Web Site.
- Click the web server node on the left, right-click Server Certificates under IIS, and click Open Feature from the context menu.
- Click Import link on the top right, complete the details in the Import Certificate window, and click OK.
- The site bindings must include HTTPS and should have a third party trusted SSL certificate installed. Right-click the Default Web Site and click Edit Bindings from the context menu.
In the Site Bindings window that opens, click Add to open the Add Site Binding window. Select Type as https, the certificate in the SSL certificate drop-down, and click OK.
Click Close to close the Site Bindings window.