Consider the following scenario. You install Microsoft SQL Server 2005 or Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Express Edition with Advanced Services on a computer that is running one of the following operating systems:
- Windows 7
- Windows Server 2008 R2
- Windows Server 2008
- Windows Vista
In this scenario, you receive the following warning message for the IIS Feature Requirement
item on the System Configuration Check page in the SQL Server 2005 Setup program:
This problem occurs because not all the IIS 7.0 components that SQL Server depends on are installed on the computer. The following table lists the affected components.
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|Static Content||Common HTTP Features|
|Default Document||Common HTTP Features|
|HTTP Redirection||Common HTTP Features|
|Directory Browsing||Common HTTP Features|
|ISAPI Extension||Application Development|
|ISAPI Filters||Application Development|
|IIS Metabase||Management Tools|
|IIS 6 WMI||Management Tools|
column in the table lists the folder under which the component resides. You encounter these folders when you run the IIS 7.0 Setup program.
To work around this problem, install the IIS 7.0 components that are not installed on the computer.Note
You cannot install IIS 7.0 by using the Add or Remove Programs item in Control Panel on a computer that is running one of the operating systems that are listed in the "Symptoms" section.
To install IIS 7.0 or the IIS 7.0 components on Windows 7 or on Windows Vista, visit the following IIS Web site:
To install IIS 7.0 or the IIS 7.0 components in a Server Core installation of Windows Server 2008 R2 or of Windows Server 2008, visit the following IIS Web site:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.