You can configure the following options for this plug-in.
IP address of the network interface card to
Select the IP address for the network interface
card on your server that can use multicast to transmit data over the
Type the URL to the Multicast and Advertisement
Logging Agent; for example,
server_name is the name of the Internet Information Server
(IIS) computer and folder is the name of the folder on your
Web server in which you have placed the Wmsiislog.dll file.
If the properties for this plug-in are disabled,
you must stop the broadcast publishing point before making any
modifications. After modifying this plug-in you must run the
Multicast Announcement Wizard again to update the multicast
information (.nsc) file with your changes before restarting the
The Multicast and Advertisement Logging Agent
installs the Wmsiislog.dll on a Web server that has Internet
Information Services 6.0 installed. You are not required to have
Wmsiislog.dll on the Windows Media server; however, Wmsiislog.dll
must be installed in a directory that is Web-accessible.
Multicast streaming and the WMS Multicast Data
Writer plug-in are available only if Windows Media Services 9
Series is running on the following editions of the operating
system: Windows Server 2003, Enterprise Edition and Windows Server
2003, Datacenter Edition. If you are running Windows Server 2003,
Standard Edition, these features are not supported.