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This article describes how to enable the ISAPI component for SQLXML on computers that are running Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2.
By default, Windows Firewall is enabled on computers that are running Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2. Windows Firewall closes ports to prevent Internet computers from connecting to file and print shares on your computer or to other resources. To configure Windows Firewall to allow the ISAPI component network connectivity, follow the steps that are listed in the "More Information" section.
How to enable ports for HTTP and for HTTPS accessFor the ISAPI component for SQLXML, you must enable ports for HTTP and for HTTPS access, if you are using HTTPS. To do this, follow these steps:
For additional information about configuring SQL Server 2000 and Windows XP Service Pack 2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/841249/ )How to configure Windows XP Service Pack 2 (S) for use with SQL Server