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This topic only applies to users who run:
Before you begin, Armor recommends that you review the pre-installation information, including firewall rules. To learn more, see ANYWHERE Pre-Installation.
For Windows 2012 users, when you install the Armor Agent, the corresponding Trend Micro agent may cause your system to reboot. Trend Micro is currently researching this issue.
Before you install the Armor Anywhere agent, you must remove any previously installed anti-virus software, such as Trend Micro, McAfee, etc. Afterwards, you must reboot your system.
Step 1: Locate the Armor Anywhere agent
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Step 2: Download the Armor Anywhere agent
Step 3: Install the Armor Anywhere agent
Step 4: Test your connection
For Amazon Web Services users who:
Review the following example to understand how to install the Anywhere agent. Afterwards, you can skip to the Test your connection step.
Step 2: Download and install the Armor Anywhere agent
There are three types of scripts that you can use to install the agent.
You can use these scripts to verify that your environment is compatible with Armor Anywhere. These scripts will not install the agent.
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You can use these scripts to:
You can use these scripts to install the agent. These scripts will not verify your environment for compatibility.
Step 3: Test your connection
After you install the agent, Armor recommends that you test the connection for each configured firewall rule.
To verify connectivity to an Armor service endpoint, use the telnet command.
The following example tests connectivity to api.armor.com over 443/tcp:
For Windows systems without the telnet feature installed, you can also use PowerShell:
Step 4: Review the status of the Armor Anywhere agent
Step 6: Configure your notification preferences
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