How to switch the web interface between IIS or IIS Express
Ozeki Phone System XE uses IIS Express for its web interface by default.
If you are using IIS as your web server in your comany then you dont have to
give up on using the Ozeki Phone System XE, because it has a built in
application that can swith between the IIS and the IIS Express. This way you
will be able to take advantage of the services of Ozeki Phone System XE without
having to give up on using IIS.
It is really simple to use the application, you just have to click on a button
for switching between the web servers. Let's see how it works.
Step 1: Open the containing folder
You can access the application in the
C:\Program Files\Ozeki\Ozeki Phone System XE\Tools\IISSwitcher\
Step 2: Start the application
Double click on the IISSwitcher application to start the program, as you
can see on the figure below.
Figure 1 - The IISSwitcher exe
Step 3: Switch to IIS
You will need to turn on the ASP.NET inside the IIS feature to be able to use
this application. If it is turned on then just simply click on the Switch to
Figure 2 - Switch to IIS
If the IIS is properly configured then the switching should happen without any
problems and you should see the following.
Figure 3 - Successful switch to IIS
Step 4: Switch back to IIS Express
You can switch back to IIS Express if you want, but you are not obligated to do
so. For the sake of this example I am goint to switch back to IIS Express to
show you that this function work too. To do so just click on the Switch to
IIS Express button.
Figure 4 - Switch to IIS Express
You will see that the application has switched back to IIS Express successfully,
like on the figure below.
Figure 5 - Successful switch to IIS Express
As you could see from the example above, it is really simple to use the IIS
Switcher application, you just have to click on the proper buttons. With the
help of this application you can keep your old IIS along the usage of Ozeki
Phone System XE.