Install IIS Role Services on Windows 2008

  1. From Start menu, open Administrative Tools, Server Manager.

  2. Select Roles and wait for it populate

  3. Scroll down to Web Server (IIS)

  4. In this section under Management Tools look for IIS 6 Management Compatibility.

  5. If not Installed, then click Add Role Services link and add it.

  6. While there also insure that under Security, Basic Authentication and Windows Authentication are Installed.