The CCS Console is installed on the computer on which the CCS Application Server is installed. You can either launch the CCS Console on the computer on which the CCS Application Server is installed or launch it on a remote computer. After you install the CCS Application Server, a shortcut of the CCS Console is created on the computer desktop. The CCS Console can also be launched on a remote computer through a browser that is supported by CCS.
You must know the prerequisites before you launch the CCS Console.
You must ensure that at any given point of time the CCS Console connects to only a single CCS Application Server.
After upgrade from the previous release versions to CCS 11.0, any shortcut of the CCS modules that you created earlier are removed. The CCS modules are, Reporting, Assets, Standards, or so on. You can create shortcut of the CCS Console only on your computer desktop.
To launch the CCS Console on the CCS Application Server computer
Double-click the shortcut icon of the CCS Console on the computer desktop.
In the launched Select Symantec Control Compliance Suite Server dialog box, enter the following:
Enter the name of the computer on which the CCS Application Server is installed.
Enter the port number of the computer that hosts the CCS Application Server. By default, the port is 1431.
To launch the CCS Console on a remote computer
On the remote computer, open a browser such as Internet Explorer.
In the browser, type the following URL:
http://<Computer name or FQDN name of Application Server>/CCS_Web/Downloads/GetConsole.aspx
If your Web site is SSL enabled you may encounter a certificate warning in the browser address bar. To resolve the certificate error, click Certificate Error to view the certificate. In the Certificate window, from the General tab, use the server name mentioned in the Issued to field in place of <Computer name or FQDN name of Application Server> in the above URL.
You must ensure that the software, Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 is installed on the computer that launches the CCS Console. To check whether the software is installed or not, click on the link, Check if .NET Framework 4.0 is installed. If the software is not installed, then click on the link, Install .NET Framework 4.0 for the appropriate platform to install it.
Click on the link, Install Symantec Control Compliance Suite Console to install the CCS Console.