Working with the Metabase
Updated: August 22, 2005
Applies To: Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 with SP1
The metabase is a hierarchical store of configuration information and schema that are used to configure Internet Information Services (IIS) 6.0. Read this section for an overview of the metabase structure and terminology, as well as detailed information about effectively managing the IIS 6.0 metabase by using the graphical user interface (GUI)–based and command-line utilities that are available with IIS 6.0.