This article will give walkthrough step by step to how to configure SSP in MOSS 2007.Step 1:
On the SharePoint administration home page, click the Application Management tab. Step 2:
Now from Office SharePoint Server Shared Services click on Create or configure this farm's shared services.Step 3:
From Managed this Farm Shared Service selects or click New SSPStep 4:
On New Shared service provider page click on Create New Web Application. Step 5:
- Provide the port number. I am creating on port 10000
- Provide the user name for the web application. Make administrator as user for this web application.
- Leave other settings as default. Do not modify anything else.
Click OK to create a new Web Application.Step 6: SSP name section
Now choose from dropdown the Web Application, you just created. Don't modify any other default value here in this section. Step 7: My Site Location section
Choose the same web application you created for the My SiteStep 8: SSP Service Credential
Provide username and password for the account under which you want to run the SSP. Please make sure user is a domain user. User is not member of any security group. Step 9: SSP Database
For this section leave the default settings. Step 10: SSP Search Database
For this section leave the default settings. Step 11: Index Server
Select the Index server over here. Step 12: SSL for web services
Select No here.Step 13
Click OK on any warning message. Step 14
You will be getting a Success message. Conclusion:
I have shown in this article, how to configure a SSP for MOSS 2007.
Thanks for reading.