Cyfin Windows Installation Instructions

Recommended System Requirements

  • Processor: 2 GHz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Storage Type: Solid-state drive (SSD) recommended
  • Supported Operating Systems:
    • Windows Server 2016/2012/2008/2003
    • Windows 10/8/7
  • Requires access to proxy server, firewall, or caching appliance log file data. However, Cyfin does not need to be physically installed on any of these devices. It only requires read-only access to the log files. See the full list of Supported Devices.
  • See Cyfin System Requirements for more details on the best platform for your environment.

Installation Notes

  • Install the Product

To begin the Cyfin 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 Cyfin application server automatically starts as a Windows service and runs in the background. No reboot is required.

  • Connect to Cyfin

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

    • Local Browser Connection
      • Go to Start – Programs – Cyfin – 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 Cyfin 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 Cyfin 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 log files, and testing the product for reporting.