personal Web server


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personal Web server

(1) A Web server that is used to host Web pages for individuals or employees.

(2) (Personal Web Server) Web server software for Windows from Microsoft. Personal Web Server (PWS) is an abbreviated version of Internet Information Server (IIS), and was made available as an NT option as well as a free download from its website. Personal Web Server supports ASP pages, but does not support an FTP function.
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* If you have a Windows 95/98 machine, you will need Personal Web Server. If you have an NT machine, you will need Internet Information Server.
Windows 95/98: Microsoft Personal Web Server 4 configured with Lasso 3.5 Filemaker Edition plug-in.
GLAS @ccess requires a Pentium 133 MHz or higher Intel processor or 100% compatible processor, 32MB of RAM, Microsoft(R) Windows 3.1, 3.11, 95 or Windows NT(R), TCP/IP Protocol installed to establish a connection to the Internet for both the server and client workstations (optional), a graphical Web browser such as Netscape(TM) or Microsoft Internet Explorer(R) on the client workstation, as well as a Web Server such as Microsoft Personal Web Server or Microsoft Internet Information Server.
* Browser Interface: A familiar and userfriendly Internet browser interface (Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.02 Personal Web Server) is provided.
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