CyBlock Software Windows Installation Instructions

Recommended System Requirements

  • Processor: 2 GHz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Storage: Solid-state drive (SSD) recommended. 500 MB of disk space is recommended for the installation. Additional disk space will be required to store the employee Web-use activity data. The amount will depend on the volume of Web traffic anticipated or experienced.
  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows Server 2016/2012/2008/2003
  • Does not require access to a server, firewall, or caching appliance.

Installation Notes

  • Install the Product

To begin the CyBlock Software installation, download and double-click the executable file. The installer will open automatically and guide you through the steps involved.

  • Start the Application Server

After the installation is complete, the CyBlock application server automatically starts as a Windows service and runs in the background. No reboot is required.

  • Connect to CyBlock

Using your browser, connect to the product either locally or remotely.

    • Local Browser Connection
      • Go to Start – Programs – CyBlock – Browser Interface.
    • Remote Browser Connection
      • Start the browser and enter the following URL: http://x.x.x.x:7999, where x.x.x.x is the IP address (or name) of the server on which the CyBlock application server is installed.
  • Enter Logon and Password

Log on to the product using the following default credentials:

    • Logon: admin
    • Password: password

Note:  For security reasons, you will be required to change the temporary password before using the product.

  • Follow Setup Steps

Go to the CyBlock Software User Guide and follow the steps in the Getting Started section to get the product up and running. The Getting Started section includes changing memory settings, configuring e-mail for the Admin, configuring users’ browsers to go through the proxy, and testing the product for blocking.