Installation
How to install Keyless Windows Authenticator

MSI Wizard Installation

As part of the installation package you’ll receive an encrypted zip file (alongside the installer executable) containing a JSON file with the configuration parameters required to configure KWA desktop app. A summary of the configuration parameters below:
Parameter
Description
Example
Identity Provider Configuration
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IdP Server URL
Enrolment URL
https://enroll.keyless.io
Keyless Middleware Configuration
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API Key
API Key for Keyless Middleware servers
nnnnnnnnnnn
Service Host
Keyless Middleware host
example.keyless.io
Service Port
Port number
443
Tenant
Your Keyless tenant ID
Keyless
Keyless Network Configuration
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API Key
API key for Keyless network services
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Connections
Connection URLs to Keyless Network Servers
svr1.keyless.io:5000,svr2.keyless.io:5000,svr3.keyless.io:5000
  • Start installation by running the installer executable provided
  • Accept the end user license agreements
  • Choose an installation directory (default being c:\Program Files\Keyless Technologies\)
  • On successful completion of the installation you’ll be presented with the configuration screen
  • Click load JSON button at the bottom to select the JSON configuration file extracted from the encrypted archive provided
  • A brief description of the configuration parameters is in the table above, specific parameters for your installation will be provided by Keyless.
  • On successful completion of the installation we are able to verify the following:
    • Keyless WIndows Authenticator is available from Windows application menu
    • Ensure that Keyless Authenticator service is running
    • Keyless tray application is active on the desktop
  • You have successfullyinstalled Keyless Windows Authenticator application
  • Three pieces of software that will get installed on the Windows Workstation:
    • Keyless Windows Authenticator App: The Base UI Component
    • Keyless Authenticatior Service: Background process responsible for communication with Keyless network and backends
    • Keyless tray Application: UI Component handling Desktop notifications

Post-Installation checklist

  • Keyless Authenticator App is available and can be launched
Keyless Authenticator home screen
  • Keyless Tray App now available
Keyless Tray app
  • Keyless Service
Keyless Service
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