How to enable IIS 6 Metabase Compatibility with PowerShell on SharePoint 2019 On-Premise Site

  1. Login to your SharePoint Farm SharePoint 2019 On-Premise
  2. Open Windows PowerShell Shell as administrator
  3. Execute the following PowerShell commands:

   
            import-module servermanager

            install-windowsfeature web-metabase


        4. That's it!


This article is for

  • You are running ShortPoint SPFx package on SharePoint 2019 On-Premise
  • If you are more comfortable typing PowerShell commands

Introduction

Enable IIS 6 Metabase Compatibility

Scripting needs to read the mime information from the IIS configuration, and it is required to install the IIS 6 compatibility feature to support this functionality.

  • You need to be a local administrator on the SharePoint Farm Servers to add Server Roles and Features

How to enable IIS 6 Metabase Compatibility with PowerShell for SharePoint 2019 On-Premise (Step by Step)


Step 1: Open Windows Management Shell

Open Windows Management Shell as an administrator



Step 2: Execute the following PowerShell commands:

   
import-module servermanager

Hit Enter



install-windowsfeature web-metabase

Hit Enter



How to enable IIS 6 Metabase Compatibility using Windows Server Manger


Step 1: Click Start, click Administrative Tools, and then click Server Manager.



Step 2: In the top navigation pane, click Manage, then click Add Roles and features


Step 3: Click Next until you reach the Server Roles, In the Select Role Services pane, scroll down to the Web Server IIS section and click to select IIS 6 Management Compatibility and all its sub features



Step 4: Click Next, Next until you reach the confirmation screen


Step 5: In the Confirm Installations Selections pane, click Install.


Step 6: Click Close to exit the Add Role Services wizard.


That's it!


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