problem with windows authenticatoin while installing iis features for sqlserver 2005 RRS feed

  • Question

  • while i was enabling iis and its related component for sql server 2005 on windows7 . i did not get windows authentication in security. please hepl me to get this.
    Wednesday, October 20, 2010 7:01 PM


  • Hello,

    Windows authentication is not available on IIS if you have one of the following editions of Windows 7: Home Basic, Home Premiun, Starter Edition.

    You won’t be able to install features of SQL Server that require IIS, like Reporting Services.

    Hope this helps.   

    Alberto Morillo

    • Proposed as answer by WeiLin Qiao Saturday, October 23, 2010 7:38 AM
    • Marked as answer by Tom Li - MSFT Monday, November 8, 2010 1:44 AM
    Wednesday, October 20, 2010 7:15 PM