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Remote Control

A key feature of SolarWinds N-central is the ability to remotely control any managed device in your network. Remote management tools enables you to troubleshoot and resolve your customer's issues without remotely controlling a user's workstation and interrupting them. Remote control leverages the location of the SolarWinds N-central server on the Internet and the outbound communications model provided by the agents and probes.

Remote Control is available on SolarWinds N-central servers with a Professional license.

N-central uses a number of technologies to establish encrypted connections:

  • Take Control (for devices agent version 10.2 and higher)
  • Remote Desktop
  • SSH
  • TeamViewer
  • Telnet
  • Web Page
  • Custom

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