Deploy Agent locally

To deploy the ERA Agent locally on a client computer using the installation wizard, follow the steps below:

Server assisted installation:

1.Make sure Server assisted installation is selected, specify your Server host (name or IP address) and the Server port of your ERA Server and then click Next. The default Server port is 2222, if you are using a different port, replace the default port with your custom port number.


2.Specify the method used for connection to Remote Administrator Server (ERA Server or ERA Proxy Server) in the Server host and Web Console port fields. Type your ERA Web Console login credentials into the Username and Password fields.


3.Select Choose custom Static Group, select the appropriate option for the client computer from the Static Group drop-down menu and then click Next.


4.Choose destination folder and then click Next.

5.Click Install to begin the installation.

Offline installation:

1.To perform an Offline installation, enter 2222 into the Server port field, select Offline installation and then click Next.


2.For this method, you must specify a Peer certificate and Certification Authority. For more information about how to export and use a Peer certificate and Certification Authority click here.



Check the status log on a client machine (located at C:\ProgramData\ESET\RemoteAdministrator\Agent\EraAgentApplicationData\Logs\status.html or C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Eset\RemoteAdministrator\Agent\EraAgentApplicationData\Logs\status.hmtl) to verify ERA Agent is working properly. If there are problems with the Agent (for example, it is not connecting to the ERA Server), see section Troubleshooting - Agent deployment.