An administrator of Forefront TMG or ISA Server may want to document their current configuration, so that they can:

  1. Recreate the Forefront TMG/ISA Server setup from the documentation in the case of data loss/corruption.
  2. Share the documentation with other people, so that they can understand what settings are used (e.g. in the case of a deployment handover).

This document describes how Best Practices Analyzer (BPA) can be used to automatically document the configuration.

Forefront TMG/ISA Server BPA

There are 2 separate tools, one works for Forefront TMG, the other for ISA Server:

The procedures below, and all the examples, reference Forefront TMG BPA. The same procedure is equally applicable to ISA Server BPA.

How to document a Forefront TMG Server

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