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I have a website hosted in IIS on my local PC

If I go to http://localhost or http://192.168.1.1 my site comes up.

But what must I do to let other users on our network to see my site?

I am using Windows 7.......

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You can either allow them to connect to your machine using the http://192.168.1.1 address or you can create a name that maps to 192.168.1.1. How you create the name depends on what infrastructure you have. If you have a local DNS server then add the name pointing to 192.168.1.1 into that. Failing that you could add the name to the hosts file on you machines.

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I did try by just giving them just my IP but it does not work....what must I do in IIS? –  Etienne Aug 26 '11 at 11:38
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Open port 80 on firewall? –  LazyOne Aug 26 '11 at 11:41
    
check that you have port 80 on your firewall open –  Iain Aug 26 '11 at 11:41

Check that Windows Firewall allows external connections from local IP addresses on your network to port 80. Opening ports on this page explains how to do that.

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