Install IIS on Windows XP

Posted on January 8, 2009 by Daniel Petri in Networking with 0 Comments

To install IIS 5.1 on Windows XP Pro follow these steps:

  1. On the Start menu, click Control Panel.
  2. Double-click Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Click Add/Remove Windows Components.
  4. Click Internet Information Services (IIS) and then click Details.


  1. In Internet Information Services (IIS), select the check boxes for SMTP Service and World Wide Web Service, and then click OK.

  1. In Windows Component selection, ensure that the Internet Information Services (IIS) check box is selected, and then click OK to install the components that you selected.