Appliance Service user documentation

Welcome to the OpenNMS Appliance Service user documentation. It describes how to deploy your Minion Appliance and use the OpenNMS Portal and Appliance Service to communicate with your Minion Appliance.

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First-time login

After OpenNMS created your organization and subscription of Minion Appliances, you should have received a welcome email to activate your account. If you did not receive this email, contact

Activate your OpenNMS account so that you can log in to the OpenNMS Portal:

  1. In the Welcome email, click the account activation button.

  2. On the Create your OpenNMS account screen, enter a password.

  3. Click Create My Account.

    1. You are directed to the OpenNMS Portal (

  4. Log in with your username and password.

The UI displays the Appliances screen and a left-hand navigation menu:

Portal UI