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If you run Windows 2016, after you install the agent, you must restart your system.

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. 


There are two ways to install the Armor Anywhere agent. 

Option 1: Install via the GUI (Walkthrough)

  1. Under Standard Installation, click and download the Armor Agent installer (armor-setup.exe). 
  2. Follow the on-screen instructions. 
    • You will be asked to restart your system.

Option 2: Install via the command line

  1. Based on your Windows version, execute the following script in the PowerShell command line:

    Windows versionScript
    Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016
    Invoke-WebRequest https://get.core.armor.com/latest/armor-setup.exe -outfile $home\Desktop\armor-setup.exe
    Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2
    Import-Module bitstransfer; start-bitstransfer -source https://get.core.armor.com/latest/armor-setup.exe -destination $home\Desktop\.
  2. Execute the following script: 

    cd $home\Desktop; .\armor-setup.exe
  3. Follow the interactive installer until complete, and then restart your system.