Change the Central Administration Web site port number (Windows SharePoint Services)
Updated: February 7, 2008
Applies To: Windows SharePoint Services 3.0
Topic Last Modified: 2008-02-05
Before you perform this procedure, confirm that:
You have read the topic Manage farm administration settings (Windows SharePoint Services).
Important: Membership in the Farm Administrators SharePoint group is the minimum required to complete this procedure.
Use this procedure to change the port number of the Central Administration Web site.
|You can only change the port number for the Central Administration Web site by using the Stsadm command-line tool.|
On the drive where SharePoint Products and Technologies is installed, open a command-line window and type the following command: cd %CommonProgramFiles%\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\12\bin
To determine the current port number for the Central Administration Web site, at the command prompt, type the following command, and then press ENTER: stsadm -o getadminport
For more information, see Getadminport.
To change the port number for the Central Administration Web site, use the following command, including any options that apply to your environment: stsadm -o setadminport -port <port> [-ssl] [-admapcreatenew] [-admapidname] <application pool name>
For more information, see Setadminport.