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Configure Firefox to accept Active Directory credentials when logging in to the Web Console

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Updated: July 25, 2018

Overview

You can use Active Directory (AD) credentials to log in to the Orion Web Console. Firefox requires additional configuration to support AD login, as provided in the following procedure.

Environment

  • NPM 11.5 and later

Steps

This configuration is provided as general information only. SolarWinds does not support nor can SolarWinds assist in configuring Firefox for your specific environment.

  1. Open Firefox.
  2. In the address bar, enter about:config.
  3. In the Filter field, enter network.automatic-ntlm-auth.trusted-uris.
  4. Double-click the Preference Name listed (network.automatic-ntlm-auth.trusted-uris).
  5. In the Enter string value window, enter a comma-separated list of the URLs of the Orion Web Consoles to which you want to enable AD access, as shown in the following:
    http://OrionServer1,http://OrionServer2,http://OrionWANMonitor
  6. Click OK.
  7. If needed, restart Firefox for this configuration to take effect. 

See Enable Integrated Windows Authentication in Mozilla Firefox (© 2018 SecureAuth, obtained at https://docs.secureauth.com/display/KBA/Enable+Integrated+Windows+Authentication+%28IWA%29+in+Mozilla+Firefox on July 25, 2018)

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