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Installing Smoothwall Connect for Windows

Note: This topic applies to the Edinburgh Release.

Note: You must install Smoothwall Connect using an account which has administrative privileges. These privileges should not be provided to the users of the Windows device.

To install Smoothwall Connect:

1. Download the Smoothwall Connect installation program to your Windows device.
2. Double-click on the supplied .exe file and select Install. The setup wizard starts.
3. You may be prompted to install additional software — Visual C++ and .NET Framework. Confirm both installations.
4. When prompted, either accept the default installation folder or specify a new one.
5. Click Install to continue.

When the Smoothwall Connect files are in place, the Initial Configuration dialog box appears.

6. Enter the following information:
Smoothwall server host — The external IP address of your Smoothwall System
Smoothwall Connect client key — The full path to the Smoothwall Connect client key. For more information, see Adding MobileProxy Servers.
7. Click Save settings.
8. Click Next. The setup wizard applies the settings.
9. Click Finish to close the wizard.

You are prompted for authentication details.

10. Log in using your Smoothwall System credentials. For more information, see Accessing the Smoothwall System