Set Authentication Dialog Box

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Vista

Use the Set Authentication dialog box to configure how IIS SEO will connect to the Web site that you have specified. By default, the IIS SEO tool connects to the Web site by using Anonymous authentication. Use this dialog box to configure IIS SEO to use Basic authentication or Windows authentication, or to return it to using Anonymous authentication.

UI Elements

Element Name Description

Authentication Type

Choose an authentication type from the drop-down list. Possible values are Anonymous, Basic, and Windows.

User Name

Type the user name.


Type the password for the user name.

Confirm Password

Type the password again to confirm.


The User Name, Password, and Confirm Password boxes are not enabled for Anonymous authentication.

See Also


New Analysis and Re-run Report Dialog Boxes
Site Analysis Page