How to Configure the Internet Proxy Settings for a Management Server

Use the following procedure to configure the Internet proxy settings for a System Center 2016 – Operations Manager management server. You must configure these settings if features of Operations Manager are enabled that require the management server to communicate over the Internet. For example, you must configure these settings if the Client Monitoring feature of Operations Manager is configured to transmit or receive data from Microsoft.

To Configure Internet Proxy Settings for a Management Server

  1. Log on to the computer with an account that is a member of the Operations Manager Administrators role for the Operations Manager management group.

  2. In the Operations console, click the Administration button.

  3. In the Administration pane, expand Administration, expand Device Management, and then click Management Servers.

  4. In the results pane, right-click the management server for which you want to view the properties, and then click Properties.

  5. In the Management Server Properties dialog box, click the Proxy Settings tab.

  6. On the Proxy Settings tab, select Use a proxy server for communication with Microsoft and then do the following:

  7. Select http:// or https:// from the drop-down list, and type the name of the Internet proxy server in the Address text box.

  8. Type the Port number, and then click OK.