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Kiwi CatTools 3.11 Getting Started Guide

Updated: May 10, 2018


Kiwi CatTools provides automated device configuration management on routers, switches, and firewalls. You can customize CatTools to perform device configuration backups, issue commands via Telnet or SSH to several devices at once, and change multiple network device passwords with a single command.


This guide is intended for SolarWinds customers who have recently purchased, or want to purchase, Kiwi CatTools for the first time.


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Who should use this guide?

New CatTools Users Existing CatTools Users
This guide continues from the Kiwi CatTools installation and takes you through the setup wizard to begin managing your network devices.

If you are looking for information on upgrading to the newest version of Kiwi CatTools, see the Kiwi CatTools Upgrade Guide.

Additionally, if you are looking for advanced information about the features of Kiwi CatTools, see the Kiwi CatTools Administrator Guide.


How to get started with Kiwi CatTools

Learn how to install and get started with Kiwi CatTools.

Configure Kiwi CatTools with the Setup Wizard

This section describes the steps to quickly configure your devices, activities, and reports using the CatTools Setup Wizard.

About the Kiwi CatTools Interface

This section briefly describes the Kiwi CatTools dashboard interface and an example of how you can use CatTools to effectively automate common device maintenance tasks.

Beyond Getting Started with Kiwi CatTools

This section details other resources available to users to learn more about what Kiwi CatTools can do to make network device maintenance easy.



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