SP 2010: Create New Web Application and Site Collection

Create New Web Application

IIS Web Site

  1. Description: MOSS Web App – 80 (Consider TurtlePoint Web App – 80)
  2. Port: 80

Application Pool

  1. App Pool Name: MOSS Web App – 80 (Consider TurtlePoint Web App – 80)
  2. Account: spAppPool

Database Name and Authentication

  1. DB Name: MOSS_WebApp_Content

MOSS_WebApp_Content DB created
MOSS Web App Web – 80 Site created
MOSS Web App – 80 App Pool created

Create New Site Collection

Title and Description

  1. Title: Turtle Point

Template Selection

  1. Collaboration > Blank Site
  2. Activate these Site Collection Features
    1. SharePoint Server Enterprise Site Collection
    2. SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure
    3. SharePoint Server Standard Site Collection
    4. Publishing Approval Workflow if desired
  3. Activate these Site Features
    1. SharePoint Server Enterprise Site
    2. SharePoint Server Publishing
    3. SharePoint Server Standard Site
    4. Team Collaboration Lists

Primary Site Collection Administrator

  1. TURTLELLCAdministrator

No new database, web site or app pool created