You must install Windows Internet Information Services (IIS) 7.0 before installing the Horizon Mirage file portal or the Horizon Mirage Web Manager.

The msi file used in the procedure is located in the Horizon Mirage installation package.


Install the IIS server role on the Windows Server 2008 R2 or later machine where the Horizon Mirage server software is installed.

In the Server Manager, select Add Roles > Web Server (IIS) to install the IIS server role.


After the IIS server role installation is finished, in the Server Manager, click Add Role Services and select and install the following services:


Web Server Services:


Sub Items Required

Common HTTP Features

Static Content

Default Document

Directory Browsing

HTTP Errors

Application Development


.NET Extensibility

ISAPI Extensions

ISAPI Filters

Health And Diagnostics

Nothing is required


Request Filtering


Nothing is required


Management Tools:


Sub Items Required

IIS Management Console

All subitems are required

IIS Management Scripts and Tools

All subitems are required

Management Service

All subitems are required

IIS 6 Management Compatibility

All subitems are required

Verify that the appropriate ports are enabled between IIS and the Horizon Mirage Management server. See Ports and Protocols Used by Horizon Mirage.

Before installing the Horizon Mirage File Portal or Web Management, you must configure IIS for SSL support. See Configure IIS for SSL Support.