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  Asked By: Karen    Date: Apr 25    Category: MOSS    Views: 908

I don't know which part is missing from my installation. Can anybody help me out
from here.

SUB: To install Sharepoint 2007 (standalone installation) on a domain Controler
for HTTPS site creation.

I have Insatlled all component in single m\c
OS ; Windows 2003 SE Sp1
DC has been installed
ASP ,IIS 6.0 and .NET 3.0 has been installed.
SQL server 2000 SP4.
SharePoint 2007 with Advance and standalone installation done.
During installation it is not asking <Domain>\<userID> and it is not opening
its default web page after installation . It is saying Server.



7 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Selena Glenn     Answered On: Apr 25

It's not recommend that installed SharePoint on domain controller or
need special procedures.
I can't recall which document or requirement or support to mention that
SharePoint is not
recommend on domain controller or otherwise has a special procedures.

Answer #2    Answered By: Jonathon Palmer     Answered On: Apr 25

OK since we are on the topic if I am running Sharepoint 2003 along the Portal
2003/WSS is it as east as inserting the 2007 Sharepoint cd and installing or
upgrading? In a perfect world this would be great? Or am I in more trouble then
I think.

Answer #3    Answered By: Aastha Patel     Answered On: Apr 25

My opinion...

Pretty much stick in the cd and go IF you have all the pre-requisites
completed. It will check for them, so be prepared to make sure the
machine is ready for sharepoint.

For a relatively small site, there is no question that upgrading is
easiest. I had absolutely no problems with smaller farms of only few GB.
The caveats are - it was quite slow in my opinion; custom web parts
don't migrate; frontpage modified pages will retain old look unless you
use Look&Feel to wipe out the FP mods AFTER upgrade. If you are
worried about problems, you can move the sites to a new server, upgrade
it, if all is well then kill the old site (not allowing any updates
during the upgrade of course)

Gigantic farms with hundreds/thousands of workspaces - install 2007
separately on the machine and go through the process of migrating.
CAREFULLY following recommended procedures, order of migration, dns
settings etc

Answer #4    Answered By: Akshay Gupta     Answered On: Apr 25

will keep all this in mind when upgrading in the
next couple of weeks.

Answer #5    Answered By: Trinity Scott     Answered On: Apr 25

Perfect world this kind of setup will be a big mess but I need
to test our product's functionality on Sharepoint 2007. hence ..It did it.

Answer #6    Answered By: Constance Guerrero     Answered On: Apr 25

Thanks for quick responce but according to the deployment duide
2007 the server requires changes to run .... here is the comment from guide.

In "Deployment for Office SharePoint Server 2007" doc there is comment in
page 33 stating that --"We recommend that you read the Known Issues/Readme
documentation before you install Office SharePoint Server 2007 on a domain
controller. Installing Office SharePoint Server 2007 on a domain controller
requires additional
configuration steps that are not discussed in this document." but I am unable
to get the proper changes.

Answer #7    Answered By: Chandrabhan Konwar     Answered On: Apr 25

finally I have separated Domain controller and sharepoint server and
install standalone installation. It works !!!

1. I have created WEB application. and hosted a site under this application.

2. Then I have created HTTPS (using SSL) Web Application and hosted a site but
It is not working. As I am using Standalone installation  hence I have Only ONE
Sharepoint server. I want to access the HTTPS site from intranet.

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