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Add Anveo Server Account

If you want to connect the Anveo Mobile App to a new system or with another user, click on “Add New Account” in the main screen of the Anveo Mobile App.

Prerequisites

Before connecting with a Microsoft Dynamics system, an installation and configuration of the Anveo Mobile App server components are required. Please get in touch with your Microsoft Dynamics Partner or IT administrator to get this information.

Login Information

Account

The account field is either a server name, IP address or Anveo Instance Name. The type will be identified automatically.

Server names and IP addresses must contain at least one dot (.). All names without a dot are identified as type “Anveo Instance Name”. If you want to use a server name without any top level domain (.com or .local), just add a dot at the end.

Examples for server names and IP addresses:
anveo.mycompany.com
anveo.mydomain.local
myserver.
192.168.76.10

Example for Anveo Instance Names:
mycompany

The log-in type using an Anveo Instance Name instead a server name and port is a new feature that has been released in March 2021 and is used for all Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Online environments. In future on-premises releases, this log-in type can also be used for local installations.
The key benefit is to reduce the information required for a login and to simplify the login process. The Anveo Instance Name is a directory services provided by Anveo to map server names and TCP ports to an Anveo Server Instance name.

“Anveo Server TCP-Port”

A port parameter is required if you add a server using a server name or IP-address. The Anveo Instance Name does not require to enter a port number.

User name and Password

Depending on the configuration, the user name is an Anveo User or Windows User account in your Microsoft Dynamics system.

Direct Link and QR-Codes

After you have installed the Anveo Mobile App on your system, you may provide a direct link for users to simplify the log-in experience. This link may contain all information including a password for demo environments. For live and test systems, a password should not be set.

Examples

This URLs can also be published using a QR-code that you can scan with the Anveo Mobile App in the main log-in screen.