OS Imaging and Deployment Software
Firewall Settings for OS Deployer
This article describes what ports and IP addresses ManageEngine OS Deployer components use for remote operations
To let ManageEngine OS Deployer operate properly in the network, you need to open specific ports in Firewall settings.
Components of the listed ManageEngine OS Deployer use the following ports and IP addresses for remote operation:
ManageEngine PXE Server uses the following ports and IP address:
Options for the Windows Firewall, included in Windows XP SP2, SP3, Windows 2003 Server, Windows Vista and Windows Server 2008 are set automatically during installation of ManageEngine OS Deployer components. However, make sure that the option File and Printer Sharing in Control Panel -> Windows Firewall -> Exceptions is enabled on the remote computer, before the remote installation starts. This option is only necessary for remote installation via ManageEngine OS Deployer Management Console.
FTP-server must allow passive mode for file transfers. It is recommended that you change the source computer Firewall settings to open ports 20 and 21 for both TCP and UDP protocols and disable the Routing and Remote Access Windows service.