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How to create a redirection for the Password Manager web portal
|Question||I want users to access Password Manager by browsing to <servername> instead of <servername>/pm. How can I create a redirection to the Password Manager web-site?|
|Answer||There are three ways to create a redirection.
Option 1. Change iisstart.htm file in the root folder of the Default Web site.
You will not be able to see the default web page in this case.
<meta http-equiv="Refresh" content="0; url=http://%servername%/pm" />
Option 2. Use HTTP redirect feature of IIS.
Please refer to the following article to find information about enabling this feature:
Perform the following steps:
Option 3. Use URLRewrite rules.
Download and install this module first http://www.iis.net/downloads/microsoft/url-rewrite.
After installation of the URLRewrite module, perform the following steps:
This steps will make Self-service portal to be accessible by short URL http://<servername> instead of http://<servername>/pm.
NOTE: If you want to make Self-service portal accessible from the external network, you need to create a DNS alias for the Password Manager Self-service portal address (for details see the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/168322)