How do you confirm that your services are running and IIS is working once you've installed SharePoint? Learn how to confirm the installation and get some insight into SharePoint's central administration features.
- [Instructor] Now that we've installed SharePoint,…and run the Product Configuration Wizard,…it's time to make sure that that actually worked.…So I always like to look under the covers,…make sure the services are running,…Make sure IIS is set up, and set up correctly, and then…I'll check Central Administration for the first time.…I'll let you see what these settings look like.…So to start, let's go to the start menu…and scroll down to Windows Administrative Tools,…and down to Internet Information Services.…Now this was added during the prerequisite installation,…but now it should be configured.…
So here's our server,…and here is Central Administration,…and that's exactly what we needed.…If I select it you can see that it's on the local machine…with the port that I had entered.…So we know that this is set right.…So that's good.…That's a start.…We could go further into that,…but that's enough to really let us know that this,…at least, is set up correctly.…And then I would like to go into the Services Console,…and make sure that services are running.…
CA Callahan takes you through each stage of the process, covering everything from software installation prerequisites, to common topologies and MinRoles, to how to slipstream updates into an installation. Callahan introduces best practices, as well as steps involved in configuring outgoing email, web applications, site collections, managed accounts, and farm accounts. Plus, discover how to use some common tools that experienced administrators use on a day-to-day basis to make the most of their installation efforts.
- SharePoint installation considerations
- Configuring SQL for SharePoint
- Software installation prerequisites
- Using the Installation Wizard
- Installing SharePoint 2016 on additional servers
- Configuring outgoing email
- Configuring a web application and site collection