ManageEngine Desktop Central

Connection Requirements

1 - IP

IP address of the ManageEngine host.

2 - Port

Port number (optional, default: 8020)

3 - Domain

Domain of the ManageEngine .

4 - Username

The credentials for a user account that has the Required Permissions to fetch assets.

5 - Password

The Password of the provided username.

To generate a password:

1.From Desktop Central's web console, navigate to Admin -> API Explorer.

2.On the left pane, click Authentication -> Login.

3.Choose the authentication type as either Local authentication or AD authentication and furnish the user name and password.

4.You will receive a password from this field.

5.Use that password in the Password field.

6 - QR Code

Save and upload the received QR code as a "PNG" or "JPG" file.

To generate qr code, you need to "Regenerate QR Code" from User Administration > Action path.

7 - SSL

Use SSL for connection(optional,default:False)

8 - Version

Version of the ManageEngine DC.


Please perform a connection test to ensure there is a valid connection to the ManageEngine Desktop Central host. When the discovery operation finalized you will be able to see the details on Assets page.

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