Fortinet black logo

EMS Administration Guide

Starting FortiClient EMS and logging in

FortiClient EMS runs as a service on Windows computers.

To start FortiClient EMS and log in:
  1. Double-click the FortiClient Endpoint Management Server icon.
  2. By default, the admin user account has no password. Sign in with the username admin and no password.
  3. You must add a password for increased security. Change the password following the rules shown. Click Submit.

  4. Configure FortiClient EMS by going to System Settings. See System Settings.

FortiClient EMS runs as a service on Windows computers.

To start FortiClient EMS and log in:
  1. Double-click the FortiClient Endpoint Management Server icon.
  2. By default, the admin user account has no password. Sign in with the username admin and no password.
  3. You must add a password for increased security. Change the password following the rules shown. Click Submit.

  4. Configure FortiClient EMS by going to System Settings. See System Settings.