Product Documentation

SharePoint 2010

Jun 05, 2015
Updated: 2013-07-11

The SharePoint 2010 web service is installed on a SharePoint 2010 server in your environment. You can install the SharePoint web service using either the graphical interface of the Services Manager installer or through the command line. After the installation process finishes, you can enable the service and continue configuration through the control panel.

To install the SharePoint web service using the graphical interface

The installation process creates the IIS web service, updates the web application settings, and enables PowerShell remoting.

This task assumes the Services Manager installer is running and the Select Deployment Task page is displayed.

  1. On the Select Deployment Task page, select Add Services & Locations.
  2. On the Add Services & Locations page, select Install Services.
  3. Accept the License Agreement and then click Next.
  4. On the Select Web Services page, select SharePoint 2010 Web Service and then click Next.
  5. On the Ready to Install page, review your selection and then click Install.
  6. After the installation finishes, click Finish.
  7. On the Installed Services page, click Configure next to the SharePoint 2010 Web Service list item.
  8. On the Configure Service Details page, enter the following information and then click Next:
    • Auto-generate credentials: Select this check box to allow the Configuration Tool to generate service account credentials automatically.
    • User name: Enter a user name for the Citrix web service account. The default user name is csm_sharepoint_svc. This field is unavailable when you elect to auto-generate credentials.
    • Password: Enter a password for the SharePoint web service account. This field is unavailable when you elect to auto-generate credentials.
    • Create if doesn't exist: Leave this check box selected to allow the web service account to be created if it does not already exist in Active Directory.
    • Service port: Enter the port used by the SharePoint web service. The default port is 8095.
  9. On the Specify Remoting Credentials page, enter the Username and Password of an account with PowerShell remoting permissions and then click Next. The default account username is csm_sharepoint_rem.
  10. On the Summary page, click Next. The Configuration Tool configures the SharePoint web service and displays progress.
  11. Click Finish and then click Exit to close the Configuration Tool.

To install the SharePoint web service from the command line

  1. On the SharePoint 2010 server, log on as an administrator.
  2. Open a command line window and navigate to the CortexSetup directory on the Services Manager installation media.
  3. At the command prompt, enter CortexSetupConsole.exe /Install:SharePoint2010. The Setup Tool installs the web service and returns the command prompt.
  4. At the command prompt, enter install-locationServicesSharePoint2010WSConfigurationSharePointConfigConsole.exe and specify the following properties:
    Property Description
    /UserName:username The application pool ID. Usually, this is SharePoint Admin User. This parameter is optional if you are using /GenerateCredentials.
    /Password:password The application pool password. This parameter is optional if you are using /GenerateCredentials.
    /ServicePort:port Inbound port to be used and added to the CortexServices web site. Default = 8095
    /AutoCreateUser:True | False Optional. Create the service account in Active Directory.
    /GenerateCredentials:True | False Optional. Generate the password for the service account.

    Install-location denotes the web service installation directory on the local computer. The default directory is C:Program Files (x86)CitrixCortex.

    The Configuration Tool performs initial configuration of the web service and returns the command prompt.

Sample command string

The following command performs the initial configuration of the web service.
install-locationServicesSharePoint2010WSConfigurationSharePointConfigConsole.exe /UserName:shpt_svc_acct /Password:password /ServicePort:8095 

When the installation process is finished, log on to the control panel and configure the web service. For instructions, see Configure the SharePoint 2010 service.