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Active Administrator 8.5 - Installation Guide

Installation Considerations for Active Administrator System requirements Installing and configuring Active Administrator Appendix: Active Administrator Server Manager

Enabling the default port

If Windows® Firewall is enabled on the workstation where the workstation logon auditing agent is installed, you need to create an exception to allow communication with Active Administrator® Foundation Service (AFS) through port 15601.

On the workstation where the workstation logon auditing agent is installed, start the Windows Firewall with Advanced Security snap-in, right-click on Outbound Rules, and choose New Rule.
Select Port.
Click Next.
Select Specific local ports, and type 15601.
Click Next.
Select Allow the connection.
Click Next.
Click Next.
Click Finish.

Using Active Administrator

For more information on using Active Administrator® Console, see the Quest® Active Administrator® User Guide or access the help contents within the Active Administrator Console application.


Appendix: Active Administrator Server Manager

The Active Administrator Server manager is a tool included with Quest Active Administrator for managing Active Administrator Foundation and Data Services, Active Administrator Notification Services, Active Administrator Licenses, and Active Administrator Security.


Starting the Active Administrator Server Manager

Click Windows Start | Quest | AA Server Manager.
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