Converting web application folders to applications

Author-it Modules Installation & Update Guide

Before you can use Contribute, Review, or Localize, you'll need to take their folders on your web applications server, and convert them to applications.

  1. Open IIS Manager on your web application server.

  2. Expand the Connection to open Sites > Default Web Site.

  3. Convert one of the web application folders to an IIS Applications by right-clicking it and selecting Convert to Application.

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  4. Click Select... and choose the application pool that you have just created.

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  5. Repeat this for each web application folder that you have copied to C:\inetpub\wwwroot.

    Convert the WebApplications folder to the WebAppsPool. Convert all other folders to their respective pools.