Relevant ControlUp Agent Error Messages
Failed to open connection to remote agent. Failed to open connection.
Could not connect to net.tcp://FQDN:40705/cuAgent. The connection attempt lasted for a time span of 00:00:XX:XX:XX. TCP error code 10060: A connection attempt failed because the connected party did not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because connected host has failed to respond IP_ADDRESS:40705.
Configure an inbound Windows firewall rule to allow incoming access to port 40705. This could be accomplished by running this command line on the target server:
netsh advfirewall firewall add rule name="ControlUp Agent" dir=in action=allow protocol=TCP localport=40705
Alternatively, you can automate this task by configuring the “Define inbound port exceptions” GPO setting and adding the following value: “40705:tcp:*:enabled:ControlUp-Agent”