The Windows Credentials view allows you to configure and save Windows credentials for use when scanning Windows DHCP devices on your network. The following sections provide instructions for managing Windows credentials for your devices.
IPAM needs the Windows account to have the Interactive log on rights, that is, Allow log on Locally.
To add a Windows Credential to Orion IPAM:
The Windows Credentials view uses the Display Name to reference the different Windows credentials you have saved.
All Windows credentials are sent in clear text during configuration only. Consider updating credentials while locally logged into the IPAM server or over an HTTPS connection. The Windows account specified within IPAM must be on the DHCP server and of the three following groups: DHCP Users, DHCP Administrators and or local Administrators. IPAM impersonates the specified account on the local computer in order gain access. If the IPAM computer is not within the same windows domain as the DHCP server, the IPAM computer must have the identical account and password.