Manually configure AppInsight for IIS

In the event automatic configuration of AppInsight for IIS failed, visit the sections below in order and take the steps outlined to manually configure the remote computer.

For automatic AppInsight for IIS configuration see, Configure AppInsight for IIS on nodes.

Important: Ensure that Windows Remote Management (WS-Management) is running and that this service's Startup Type property is set to Automatic. Once this is verified, continue manual configuration in the order listed below:

  1. Install PowerShell 2.0 and the WebAdministration snapin
  2. Set execution policy on the target computer
  3. Create a self-signed certificate
  4. Create a firewall rule
  5. Update WsMan limits
  6. Create a WinRM listener

You can also edit the Edit the AppInsight for IIS template.