N-central Help

Log in and use a hosted SolarWinds N-central for the first time

After purchasing SolarWinds N-central on a hosted system, you can log in to the server and configure the server using the Getting Started wizard. SolarWinds MSP will send you a welcome email that includes the URL to log in with in a browser.

Hosted server URLs begin with ncod. Trial servers begin with nce. If you have misplaced your URL, this can be found on the SolarWinds MSP Resource Center, under Account.

  1. Enter the URL provided in your welcome email into your Web browser.
  2. The Getting Started Wizard appears. Follow the prompts to complete the installation.
  3. Do not select Inherit Credentials from Service Organization.

    If there is no domain, an administrative set of credentials is required. If no common set of credentials are available, tasks will default to LocalSystem credentials. These credentials are not used for deployment of agents.

When you have completed the steps with the Getting Started Wizard, you can being using SolarWinds N-central.