IIS 7.0 PowerShell Provider Tech Preview 1

Finally, IIS 7.0 has a PowerShell Provider!

The IIS7 PowerShell Provider allows you to

  • Create Web-Sites, Web Applications, Virtual Directories and Application Pools
  • Change Simple Configuration Properties on Web-Sites, Application Pools, Web Applications and Virtual Directories
  • Add and Change Complex Configuration Settings
  • Query Run-time Data (Web-Site State, Application Pool State, Currently Executing Requests)
  • Execute Advanced Configuration Tasks, Scripting, Integration with other PowerShell Snap-Ins and features
  • Search and Discover Configuration Settings

Here is a screen shot of how to create a new IIS app:

PowerShell Provider Screenshot 

Tech Preview 1 of the IIS 7.0 PowerShell Provider can be found here:
x86: http://www.iis.net/downloads/1664/ItemPermaLink.ashx
x64: http://www.iis.net/downloads/1665/ItemPermaLink.ashx

Go to our PowerShell forum if you need support or if you are looking for 'Tips and Tricks'

We have 9 walkthroughs for you to get familiar with the IIS 7.0 PowerShell Provider:

Have fun!



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