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Windows® Small Business Server 2008: Administrator’s Pocket Consultant by Craig Zacker

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Accessing the Windows SBS Web Sites

The Web sites hosted by IIS on your Windows SBS 2008 server are accessible like any other Web site—by typing a URL in a browser window. However, Windows SBS provides a number of tools that make the sites more readily accessible to users and administrators.

Accessing the Client Deployment Site

The first site that each workstation accesses on the Windows SBS server is the client deployment site, which joins the computer to the domain and configures it to access the network resources. To connect to this site, a user or administrator simply has to type the word connect in the browser’s address box. This works for two reasons:

  • The Windows SBS 2008 setup program creates an Alias (CNAME) resource record in the Active ...

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