FP98: How to Install FrontPage Server Extensions for MSPWS

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For a Microsoft FrontPage 2000 version of this article, see 210865.
For a Microsoft FrontPage 97 version of this article, see 167931.
This article describes how to install the Microsoft FrontPage ServerExtensions to the Microsoft Personal Web Server on a computer runningWindows 95. This article assumes that both FrontPage and the Personal WebServer have been installed successfully.
To install the FrontPage Server Extensions, follow these steps:
  1. In Windows Explorer, double-click the FrontPage Server Administrator icon. By default, this file is located in the C:\Program Files\Microsoft FrontPage folder. If you do not see the FrontPage Server Administrator icon, double-click the Fpsrvwin.exe file. This file is located in C:\Program Files\Microsoft FrontPage\version3.0\bin folder.
  2. Click Install.
  3. In the Server Type list, click to select "Microsoft Personal Web Server."

    Note that this will succeed only if you have the Microsoft Personal Web Server installed locally.
  4. Click OK.
  5. In the Confirmation dialog box, verify that the settings are correct. The default settings are:
    Server Type: Microsoft Personal Web Server
    Server Port: 80
    Document Root: C:\Webshare\wwwroot
    If these settings are correct, click OK.
  6. When you are asked to enter an account name, type the name you want. For example, type your first name. Click OK.

    NOTE: The account name should not contain any spaces.
  7. Click Yes.
  8. Close the Server Administrator.

Article ID: 194102 - Last Review: 10/10/2013 22:29:17 - Revision: 1.0

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