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Register PVS Offline via the PVS Interface


  1. In Step 4 of the Initial Configuration, on the Quick Setup window, select the Register Offline check box.

    A challenge code and the Activation Key box appear.

  2. Copy the challenge code, and in a web browser, navigate to

  3. In the appropriate boxes, paste your challenge code and enter the Activation Code you received previously from Tenable. Click the Submit button.

    The page generates a URL to download the PVS plugins tarball. Save this URL, as it will be used every time you update your plugins. In addition, a license key appears.

  4. Copy the license key, navigate to the PVS interface, and paste the license key into the Activation Key box on the Quick Setup window.

  5. Click the Next Step button, and then continue with Step 5 of the Initial Configuration instructions.

    Note: After configuring PVS, upload the plugins tarball in the Offline Update area of the Feed Settings section.

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