This article provides brief information and steps to resolve the issue when you want to install TA 4.0 Evaluation with remote NTA Flow Storage, but cannot finish the configuration. NPM, NTA and NTA Flow Storage is installed on appropriate servers, but cannot complete their configurations.
All NTA versions
If you are installing a remote NTA Flow Storage, you need to have credentials to access the NPM Orion database. If your NPM uses a MS SQL Express database and you used the default SQL account and credentials, you do not know them and thus cannot use them for connecting NTA Flow Storage to the NPM database. The installation ends in a deadlock.
You probably have gone through the following steps that resulted in a deadlock:
To resolve the situation: