When are changes made with the firewall WebUI/CLI synchronized with InControl?

Last modified on 14 Nov, 2022. Revision 12
If we make a configuration change locally on the firewall using the CLI or WebUI, when will these changes be synchronized with InControl?
Up to date for
InControl 3.14.01
Supported since
InControl 1.xx
Status OK
Peter Nilsson


If I make a change from the local WebUI or CLI, when is the new configuration synchronized with InControl? And is it performed by the InControl Client or Server?


InControl is monitoring the Firewall’s status using NetCon ”pings”. The reply from the firewall also contains a “change value”. When this values changes, InControl will know something was done to the firewall locally and will perform a configuration download and add the new configuration to its database.

It is the InControl Server that performs the monitoring and download operation.

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