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The following are the most common issues our users typically run into.

Installation: most frequently, installation errors are caused by running Action1 Connector or agent installer without administrative rights. Make sure you launch action1_connector.exe and action1_agent.exe by running both as administrator.


Deployment: check out the Logs page to review errors that occur during the agent deployment and operation. If you do not understand certain error messages, feel free to contact our technical support and we will help you.

Deployment Log
Network connectivity: most commonly, the connectivity issues are related to a firewall settings denying connection. Ports 22543, 22551, 443, 6969 must be open for outbound connections. You may need to configure your corporate firewall to allow these connections. Feel free to contact our technical support for help with network configuration. Reports run too long or return no results: some reports can take substantial time to complete (sometimes hours, depending on the number of files and endpoints). You can refresh report results (without re-running it) to see the most recent results after a while.

Alerts are not generated: make sure you allowlist [email protected] and action1.com email domain in your email settings. Also, to protect your inbox from overflowing, alerts will be suppressed if one alert rule generates more than 10 alerts per hour from one endpoint (and you will get notified in this case). Reconfigure the rules by adding additional filters to reduce alert triggering frequency.

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MSP Solution

Centralize endpoint management and boost efficiency of IT service delivery.

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Patch Management

Identify and deploy missing OS and third-party software updates.

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Software Deployment

Distribute software and updates across managed endpoints.

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IT Asset Inventory

Keep a detailed inventory and manage hardware and software assets.

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Remote Desktop

Support users via seamless remote desktop connection.

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Unattended Access

Provide administrative support and manage remote devices.

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Endpoint Management

Run PowerShell, custom scripts, reboot computers and restart services.

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Integrate Action1 RMM to your IT ecosystem.

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Reports and Alerts

Conduct endpoint security audits with comprehensive reporting.