Agent installation using Desktop Central's Software Deployment feature

ManageEngine's Desktop Central can be used to install agents on computers using Software Deployment feature. This can be done by following 3 basic steps:

  1. Download the agent from Browser Security Plus console.
  2. Create a EXE package containing the Browser Security Plus agent using Software Deployment feature in Desktop Central console.
  3. Deploy the created package to the computers you want to manage using Browser Security Plus.

Follow the below step-by-step instructions to install Browser Security Plus agents using Desktop Central's Software Deployment software:

Downloading Browser Security Plus agent

  1. Open Browser Security Plus web client.
  2. Navigate to Agent tab.
  3. Click Scope of Management.
  4. Click on "Download Agent" button.
  5. Extract the downloaded zip file.

Creating an EXE package using Desktop Central's Software Deployment feature:

  1. Open Desktop Central's web client.
  2. Click Software Deployment tab.
  3. Click Add Package.
  4. Select Windows from the drop down list.
  5. Enter name for the package.
  6. Select MSI.
  7. Choose Commercial license type.
  8. Select Shared Folder or This computer depending on where the downloaded agent is stored.
  9. Upload the downloaded zipped file from the file uploader window.
  10. In the installation tab, enter BrowserSecurityPlusAgent.msi in the MSI/MSP file name field.
  11. Check the free disk space under pre-deployment activities. Minimum of 50MB should be available.
  12. Click Add package.

Deploying the package to computers

  1. Click on Actions and select Install software in computer corresponding to the freshly created package.
  2. Define the target/Select the computers on which you want the Browser Security Plus agent to be installed.
  3. Click on Deploy Immediately.

You have now installed the agent on computers using Desktop Central's Software Deployment feature.