To connect the XIA Automation Server, enter the address in the server field and click connect.


For more options, click the options action point to display all connection options



The base address of the XIA Automation Server.

Use Default Credentials

The system will connect to the XIA Automation Server using the currently logged on user credentials.

Use Specific Credentials

Connects using the specified username, domain and password.

Save Password

When using specific credentials, stores the password in the configuration file on the computer running the XIA Automation Client tools.


Determines the authentication method to use between Negotiate, NTLM, Kerberos and BASIC. The default authentication method is Negotiate.