Create Server Farm Wizard

Updated: November 5, 2009

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

Use the Create Server Farm Wizard to create a new server farm and add servers.

Specify Server Farm Name Page

Element Name Description

Server farm name

Displays the name of the server farm. You must specify a unique name.

Online

Select this option to mark the specified server farm as active. Requests are sent to active server farms and servers only. By default, this option is enabled.

Add Server Page

Element Name Description

Server address

Displays the server name or server IP address that you want to add. You can add multiple servers before closing the dialog box. Note that IPv6 is not supported.

Online

Select this option to mark the specified server as active. Requests are routed to active servers only. By default, this option is enabled.

Advanced Settings

Displays the advanced settings for your server(s) where you can further configure HTTP port, HTTPS port, and the weight.

Server Address (table)

Lists the servers that are included in the server farm to which you are adding a new server.

Status (table)

Lists the status of the specified servers, which can be either Online or Offline.

Add

Verifies that the server you entered is unique, and then adds the server to the server farm. The server will appear in the table of servers.

Remove

Removes the selected server from the list of servers.

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