Passportal Help

AD Agent Mass Deployment Install Instructions

Local

  1. Copy the setup/msi/cmd to the machine being installed to
  2. Open in notepad "Silent Install For Passportal Agent.cmd"
  3. Update the following parameters to suit the configuration of the service. Be sure to leave the user values in quotes:
    • TARGETDIR = location software will be installed to
    • EMAIL = Passportal user account
    • PASSWORD = Passportal account password
    • PASSPHRASE = Passportal Organization Key
    • CLIENTNAME = Passportal clientname
    • COUNTRY = Canada or United States (exactly as written here)
    • DOMAIN = (optional) Name of the domain the agent service account belongs to
    • DOMAINUSER = Agent service account
    • DOMAINPASSWORD = Agent service account
    • INSTALLTYPE= Type of installation package Agent(standard install) or ListenerOnly(for secondary DCs.) or AgentWithMSOL(for azure/Office365)
    • LISTENIP="IP address of Primary DC (only required when installing ListenerOnly on secondary DCs.)
    • LISTENPORT= this is optional and only required if you want to open a different port then the default port 7771
  4. Verify the Passportal & Passportal Updater services are present and running
  5. If the above services are not started, check the installer.log (where the CMD was executed), the PPSync.log and the PServ.log files (targetfolder\logs directory) for troubleshooting clues

Network

  1. Copy the setup/msi/cmd to shared location on the network accessible by all machines
  2. Open in notepad "Network Install For Passportal Agent.cmd"
  3. Update the following parameters to suit the configuration of the service. Be sure to leave the user values in quotes:
    • \\TargetMachine – replace this with the target machine id on both the first and second line
    • "DOMAIN\Username" – replace this with system credentials sufficient to perform a network installation on the target machine on both first and second line
    • “Password” – replace this with password accompanying the above system account on both the first and second line
    • \\NetworkLocation\Passportalx64.msi - replace this with the network shared location of the Passportal msi (must be visible to machine executing this cmd file)
    • TARGETDIR = location software will be installed to
    • EMAIL = Passportal user account
    • PASSWORD = Passportal account password
    • PASSPHRASE = Passportal Organization Key
    • CLIENTKEY = Passportal clientkey
    • COUNTRY = Canada or United States (exactly as written here)
    • DOMAIN = (optional) Name of the domain the agent service account belongs to
    • DOMAINUSER = Agent service account
    • DOMAINPASSWORD = Agent service account
    • INSTALLTYPE= Type of installation package Agent(standard install) or ListenerOnly(for secondary DCs.) or AgentWithMSOL(for Azure/Office365)
    • LISTENIP="IP address of Primary DC (only required when installing ListenerOnly on secondary DCs.)
    • LISTENPORT= this is optional and only required if you want to open a different port then the default port 7771
  4. Verify the Passportal & Passportal Updater services are present and running on the target machine
  5. If the above services are not started, check the installer.log (where the CMD was executed), the PPSync.log and the PServ.log files (targetfolder\logs directory) for troubleshooting clues