Tag Archives: Web Tool

Install Web Apps Gallery to WebSitePanel/DotNetPanel

To install Microsoft Web Apps Gallery to your WebSitePanel, you may refer to this article.

1. First of all, get the Web PI(Web Platform Installer).
http://www.microsoft.com/web/downloads/platform.aspx
2. Install it to your server.
3. Open the Web PI from IIS.
4. Find the Web Deployment Tool 1.1 and 2.1 and install it.
With this Web Deployment Tool, it will install the dependencies of SQL Server 2008 R2 Management Objects and SQL Server Native Client.
5. Check if you have MySQL Connector/Net version 6 and above. If not, install it from, http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/net/
6. Now, you may enable the WebSitePanel Microsoft Web App Gallery quota and you could install them from WebSitePanel.

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Delete IIS Web Sites, Applications and thier content with Web Deploy

When you install your Web App Gallery through Web Platform Installer, you might ask how to delete the application.

As Windows do not provide MSI or installer, hence you are not able to easily remove them from Window Programs Menu.

However, when you using IIS7.x and above you do come with Web Deployment Tool(Web Deploy).

There are two options depending on which node you have install to the IIS.
Web Site Deploy: Delete Web Site and Content
Application Deploy: Delete application and Content

A message will be prompt to ask you to back up everything before you delete it.

External Web Page Performance Test

Nowadays, the web page performance testing tool such as Mozilla Firefox plugin firebug with page speed, Yahoo! YSlow, Google Chrome Developer Tool, you may try to use the external web page performance test tool named PageTest (www.webpagetest.org).

The web pageĀ  test allow you to test your website performance with single web site or comparison.

Below is the sample result from the single website.

Below is the comparison website performance.