The FileMaker Server Admin Console is a Java applet that may be accessed through a web browser. From the physical server or when remoted into the server, open a browser and in the URL type:
The same can be achieved from a remote machine by replacing “localhost” with the IP address of the FileMaker Server.
This will access the FileMaker Start Page and clicking on “Start Admin Console” will begin a download of the Java applet. Once downloaded, double-click the applet and login using the user name and password for the server administrator.
If the password is lost or forgotten, see KB 6989 for instructions to reset:
Java will need to be installed prior and if prompted, allow Java permission to run. The applet may be placed on the desktop for easy reference.