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We're using IIS 7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2 and making use of the IIS Management Service to allow web publishing from Visual Studio 2010. However, after a reboot, the IIS Management Service doesn't start automatically. IIS itself starts up fine, just not the Management Service.

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You can do it running the following command line from an elevated command prompt:

sc.exe config wmsvc start= auto
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The full name is the Web Management Service. There's also the Web Deployment Agent Service which I assume is related. – tjrobinson Nov 15 '10 at 12:58

Make sure the service is set to Automatic startup in services.msc.

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