Configuring FortiGuard settings
- Go to System Settings > FortiGuard.
- Configure the following options:
Configure FortiGuard server location to Nearest or US.
If US is selected, FortiClient EMS can only connect to FortiGuard servers available in the United States and does not attempt to access a FortiGuard server outside the U.S.
Use FortiManager for client software/signature updates
Turn on to use FortiManager or Micro-FortiGuard Server for FortiClient for updating FortiClient software or signatures. You must specify the IP address or hostname for FortiManager or Micro-FortiGuard Server for FortiClient as well as the port number.
Enter the IP address/hostname.
Configure the port number.
Configure the failover port.
Configure the timeout interval (in seconds).
Enable failover to FDN when FortiManager or Micro-FortiGuard Server for FortiClient is not available.
- Click Save.