Create a Policy for ERA Agent to connect to the new ERA Server

This policy lets you change the behavior of ERA Agent by modifying its settings. The following is especially useful when migrating client machines to a new ERA Server.

Create new policy to set new ERA Server IP address and assign the policy to all client computers. Select Admin > Policies > create New.

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Enter a Name for your policy. The Description field is optional.

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Select ESET Remote Administrator Agent from the drop-down menu, expand Connection and click Edit server list next to Servers to connect to.


A window will open with a list of ERA Servers the ERA Agent can connect to. Click Add and type the IP address of your new ERA Server into the Host field. If you are using a different port than the default ERA Server port 2222, specify your custom port number.


Use the arrow buttons to change the priority of ERA Servers in case you have multiple entries in the list. Make sure your new ERA Server is at the top by clicking double-up arrow button and then click Save.

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Specify the clients (individual computers/mobile devices or whole groups) that are the recipients of this policy.


Click Assign to display all Static and Dynamic Groups and their members. Select your desired clients and click OK.


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Review the settings for this policy and click Finish.