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Link to

This option installs Nessus as a remote scanner, linked to

During installation, you will be prompted to enter Linking Key .

Tip: In, the Linking Key is displayed on the Scanners > Linked Scanners page.

  1. Select Link to from the Registration drop-down.
  2. Next, enter the Linking Key.

  3. Nessus will finish the installation process; this may take several minutes.
  4. Using the System Administrator account you created, Sign In to Nessus.
  5. Note: Although you will not be prompted to enter this information, settings are as follows:
    Port: 443

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