IIS: How to script

IIS administrators often need to configure multiple IIS servers or make frequent changes to IIS configurations. IIS application developers might also need to configure an IIS server to test an application and then restore the previous configuration after they are done.

IIS provides command-line tools to make these tasks faster than using IIS Manager or writing custom administration scripts, this article list all the tools with the versions of IIS that they are included with.

IISFaq web site provide also a section for ADSI and WMI scripts for managing your IIS server.

Microsoft site with its IIS Software Developer Kit (SDK) iss a resource for developers who want to create applications that manage an IIS server.


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