How to Customize the Appearance of Remote Web Access in SBS 2011

If you get tired of the RWA appearance, it is quite simple to change and customize it.

On the Windows Small Business Server 2011 Standard Console, click on Shared Folders and Web Sites, click on the Web Sites Tab, select Remote Web Access then click on Manage permissions.

Shared Folders and Web sites

On the Remote Web Access Properties verify that Customization is selected, you may change the Organization Name if you wish. In the Background image, click on Choose and select the image that you wish to use. In Organization logo, click on Choose and select the image that you wish to use. Click on Apply then OK.

Customize RWA

You may now compare the Before & After Customization.

Before Customization

Dedault look

After Customization:

Customized look

Remote Web Access (RWA) ‘Use the easy file upload tool’ in SBS 2011

Here’s a neat tool and option in RWA for easy uploading of the file that you wish to share in your network. Log on to your RWA Account and navigate to Home>Shared Folders>Users>Upload then click on Install the easy file upload tool.

Install the easy file upload tool

This next image will appear and you may now begin uploading files by using the drag and drop option with a limit of 2GB.

Drop files here

You may also choose the standard upload method, then click on Browse to locate then upload the files to be shared to the Users.

Standard upload method