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To display the documentation for Personal Web Server, click Start, click Programs, click Accessories, click Personal Web Server, and then click Product Documentation. You’ll see the screen. Click the Microsoft Personal Web Server topic to find instructions on how to publish a Web page.
Personal Web Server is a desktop Web server that you can use to create an intranet. Windows 98 includes Personal Web Server, but before you can use it, you need to complete some additional setup. To do this setup, you’ll need your Windows 98 CD-ROM. Insert the CD-ROM in its drive, and then follow these [...]
To take a quick look at what you just installed, open Internet Explorer, and in the Address bar, type http://hostname where hostname is the name of your computer. If you have not yet created a home page. The IIS documentation opens in a separate browser window.
To set up an intranet, you need Web server and Web browser software as well as a program with which to create Web pages. Microsoft Internet Explorer Web browser, and Appendix A discusses the Netscape Navigator Web browser. Set up a Web site using Microsoft FrontPage.
· Finding or requisitioning information or products. Do your employees need to find and order supplies? Using an intranet for this process allows online access to catalogs and other reference material, saves trees by using an online order form, and reduces personnel costs.