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During initial installation, you can install Nessus as a remote scanner linked to If you choose not to link the scanner during initial installation, you can link your Nessus scanner later.

Note: Once you link Nessus to, it remains linked until you unlink it.

Before you begin

To link Nessus to

  1. On the Product Registrationscreen, in the Registration drop-down box, click Link to
  2. Configure the options described in Remote Link.
  3. If you want to use a custom plugin feed, click the Advanced Settings link.

    The Custom Host box appears.

  4. In the Custom Host box, type the host name or IP address of a custom plugin feed.
  5. Click Save.
  6. Click Continue.

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