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Install Nodinite Non Events Monitoring Agent

In this guide, you will learn how to install the Nodinite Non Events Monitoring Agent.

PreReq: You must have downloaded the Nodinite Non Events Monitoring Agent version to install and configured the Windows and Non Events Server machines prior to installation. The Service account must have Logon as Service Right. See Prerequisites for Non Events Monitoring Agent for more information. You must be a local administrator to have the right to install Windows Services.

Start the installer

Double click on the MSI file to start the installation of the Nodinite Non Events Monitoring Agent.
msi

Depending on settings in Windows a security warning may be presented. Click 'Run' to continue.
warning

Welcome Screen

On successful execution of the MSI file, a Welcome screen is presented.
Welcome

Click on the 'Next' button to continue with the installation process or click on the 'Cancel' button to quit the installer.

Custom Setup

Select Components and Location of installation. Default settings are recommended.
CustomSetup

Click on the 'Next' button to continue with the installation process or click on the 'Cancel' button to quit the installer.

Service Account Information

Enter the credentials for the Account to run Nodinite Non Events Monitoring Agent. Depending on the connection string settings this account will be used to log on and query the databases being monitored.

Domain: The name of the Domain the Server belongs to. If a local account is being used, use the name of the server or a . (dot) as Domain
User: The name of the account
Password: The password for the account.

><i class="fal fa-fw fa-exclamation-triangle text-yellow"></i> **Note:** The account must have 'Log on as Service Right'

DomainUser

Click on the 'Next' button to continue with the installation process or click on the 'Cancel' button to quit the installer.

Insufficient Privileges

Error message when account information does not meet Prerequisites.
InsufficientPrivileges

If you get this message, the most common reason is that the account is not allowed to run as a service or is not a local Administrator on the server. Follow the guide How to set Logon as a Service right and click retry. If the problem remains, click cancel and restart. Make sure that the credentials are typed correctly!

Tip: Check the local event log if there are errors (both System and Application)

Completed setup

The last step of the installation gives either a success or a premature exit.
Successful installation example
Completed

Failed installation example: A failed installation will render a premature exit
PrematureExit

Click on the Finish button to Exit and quit the installer.

When the setup has finished the default text editor will open a text file named the 'README.txt'. The README.txt file holds additional information that you need to add the agent as a Monitoring Agents.
README.txt

Support

Contact our Support for additional guidance if you fail to resolve the installation problem.

Note: There may be additional information written to the Windows Event logs.


Next Step

Configuration of the agent
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Prerequisites for Non Events Monitoring Agent