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Windows Authentication with Active Directory

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Created by Steven Bansil_ret, last modified by Steven Bansil_ret on Jan 23, 2017

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As of Orion Platform version 2010.2, the Orion Web Console can authenticate Active Directory users and users who are members of Active Directory security groups.

  1. Install and configure Active Directory on your local network.

    • For more information about installing Active Directory on Windows Server 2003 and 2008 see the Microsoft Support KB article.
  2. If you want to enable automatic login for the Web Console accounts using Windows Authentication, configure the Orion Web Console as shown in the following steps:

    1. Click Start > All Programs > SolarWinds > Configuration and Auto-Discovery > configuration wizard.

    2. Check Website, and then click Next.

    3. After providing the appropriate IP Address, Port, and Website Root Directory, select Yes - Enable automatic login using Windows Authentication.

    4. Click Next, and then complete the configuration wizard.

  3. Log in to the Web Console using the appropriate domain and user, providing Domain\Username or Username@Domain< as the Web Console user name.
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22:29, 22 Jan 2017