6.13 Installing the Admin Client

The Admin Client is the administrative interface for File Dynamics. It can be installed on any platform where .NET 4.6.2 can run.

  1. On the Windows server or workstation where you will run the Admin Client, copy to a directory the FileDynamics_6.5.0.iso.

  2. Mount the FileDynamics_6.5.0.iso file.

  3. At the root of the FileDynamics_6.5.0.iso image, double-click FileDynamics-Admin-6.5-xx.exe.

  4. When you are asked if you want to run this file, click Run.

  5. Agree to the licensing terms and conditions and click Install.

  6. When notified that the setup was successful, click Run Admin Client.

    The Admin Client login dialog box appears.

  7. In the Engine field, specify the DNS name or IP address.

  8. In the Port field, specify the secure port number.

    The default setting is 3009.

  9. Specify the username and password.

    The user must be a member of the fdadmins group to be able to log in.

  10. Click Login.