Once started the administration tools will prompt you to connect to the service by default on the local machine.

For more options click the Advanced Options link

Computer Name

The name of the machine to connect to, if a remote machine is specified the service on that machine must be configured to allow remote connections.


The credentials to use for the connection - when using specific credentials the service must be configured to allow remote connections, even when connecting locally as a TCP connection must be used.


The TCP port to use for remote connections, or connections when specific credentials are configured.

Save settings on connect

Determines whether the connection settings should be saved when a connection is made. 

  • The settings will be saved to %LOCALAPPDATA%\CENTREL Solutions\XIA Configuration\ConnectionSettings.xml

  • Any specific credentials will be saved to this file in an encrypted format.