Add .NET Role (IIS 7)
Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista
Add roles when you have security settings that you want to apply to a group of users who differ from all existing groups.
For information about the levels at which you can perform this procedure, and the modules, handlers, and permissions that are required to perform this procedure, see .NET Roles Feature Requirements (IIS 7).
Exceptions to Feature Requirements
To add roles
You can perform this procedure by using the user interface (UI).
To use the UI
Open IIS Manager and navigate to the level you want to manage. For information about opening IIS Manager, see Open IIS Manager (IIS 7). For information about navigating to locations in the UI, see Navigation in IIS Manager (IIS 7).
In Features View, double-click .NET Roles.
In the Actions pane, click Add.
In the Add .NET Role dialog box, type the name of the role in the Name text box, and then click OK.
Use the following WMI classes, methods, or properties to perform this procedure:
For more information about WMI and IIS, see Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) in IIS 7. For more information about the classes, methods, or properties associated with this procedure, see the IIS WMI Provider Reference on the MSDN site.