Documentation forAccess Rights Manager

ARM Getting Started Guide

This guide picks up right after the ARM installation process and walks you through some initial basic configuration, how to activate your license, and how to log in and start using ARM.

Download the PDF: 2023.2 Getting Started Guide

Download a translated PDF: 2023.2 Leitfaden für die ersten Schritte (deutsch)

Who this guide is for

New Users Existing Users
This guide is meant for new users and is the best place to start with ARM.

Existing users can find more advanced information in the ARM Administrator's Guide.


Getting started checklist

Install Access Rights Manager - If you haven't yet installed Access Rights Manager, see the Installation Guide.

Basic configuration - Complete the ARM Configuration Wizard to perform some preparatory configuration steps.

Add your first resources - Complete the ARM Scan Configuration Wizard to add your first Active Directory and file server resource.

Activate your Access Rights Manager license - After completing the basic configuration, activate ARM with a full version license. No action required for a trial.

Start and log in to Access Rights Manager - After ARM has been activated, you can log in to the ARM front-end GUI.