Installing Web Roles Prerequisites
The installation of the Devolutions Password Server is supported by Windows 10, Windows Server 2012R2, 2016 and 2019. For previous Windows Server versions, please consult the PDF documentation of previous Devolutions Password Server.
As a web application, Devolutions Password Server requires the IIS Manager, the URL Rewrite Module and specific Web Roles on the machine on which it will be hosted. It is possible to install these prerequisites, IIS Manager and URL Rewrite Module included, from the Devolutions Password Server Console or through an existing PowerShell scripts provided with Remote Desktop Manager Enterprise Edition for Windows.
Web Roles needed for Devolutions Password Server
Here are the two different methods available to install the prerequisites:
1.Devolutions Password Server Console
a.Open the Devolutions Password Server Console.
c.Click on the Install Prerequisites button to run the PowerShell script.
IIS Features Diagnostic Dialog
2.PowerShell command line
a.Run Windows PowerShell with elevated privileges.
b.Change the current path to the sub-folder Scripts that is located in the current installation folder of Devolutions Password Server Console.
(C:\Program Files (x86)\Devolutions\Devolutions Server Console\Scripts)
Location of DVLS-Prerequisites PowerShell script
c.Run the script DVLS-Prerequisites.ps1.
Here is what the installation of these prerequisites through the PowerShell script should display.
1.On the beginning of the PowerShell script, it will install Microsoft Web Platform Installer if it is not already installed.
2. Next, the Command windows is displayed and will install the IIS Manager, ASP .Net 4.5, some specific Web Roles and the URL Rewrite Module.
3.Then, the PowerShell script will install all missing Web Roles.
Web Roles Installation