Creating an ATL Server Web Service is a simple process using the wizard provided with Visual Studio .NET. Selecting the New, Project menu item displays the New Project dialog. Select the ATL Server Web Service option, as shown in Figure 12.1, and name the project ATLWebService.
The ATL Server Project Wizard is displayed when you select to create the project. This wizard lets to set the options for the project before the source code is generated. Figure 12.2 shows the wizard's overview page. From this page, you can select the other wizard pages from the titles on the left.
Selecting the Project Settings page displays the wizard page shown in Figure 12.3. For this project, select the Generate Combined DLL option, as shown in Figure 12.3. This keeps the Web Service DLL and the ISAPI extension DLL the same.
The other pages in the wizard provide further configuration options that are not necessary for this project. Therefore, click the Finish button, and the project is created.