ActiveGate default installation settings for Windows

If you do not specify any parameters during ActiveGate installation to customize settings, the following default settings will be used. To modify defaults settings during installation, see Customize ActiveGate installation on Windows

ActiveGate directories

Note: On Windows, the %PROGRAMDATA% directory is usually hidden for non-privileged users. Therefore you cannot select it by browsing through folders. Instead, to access the folder, paste the folder path directly into a Windows Explorer address box.

Purpose Default path Path relative to installation parameter

ActiveGate executable files, libraries,and related files

%ProgramFiles%\dynatrace\gateway
Relative to installation parameter: <INSTALL>\gateway

ActiveGate configuration

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\gateway\config

ActiveGate SSL folder

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\gateway\ssl

ActiveGate temporary files

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\gateway\tmp

ActiveGate logs

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\gateway\log

Dump files uploaded to ActiveGate by OneAgent

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\gateway\dump

RPM

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\remotepluginmodule

RPM logs

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\remotepluginmodule\log

zRemote

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\zremote

zRemote logs

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\zremote\log

Private Synthetic

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\synthetic

Private synthetic logs

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\synthetic\log

Autoupdater

%ProgramFiles%\dynatrace\gateway
Relative to installation parameter: <INSTALL>\gateway

Autoupdater logs

%PROGRAMDATA%\dynatrace\autoupdater\log

ActiveGate services

Name

Dynatrace Gateway

File

<INSTALL>\gateway\dynatracegateway.exe
default: %ProgramFiles%\dynatrace\gateway\dynatracegateway.exe

Account

Local Service Gateway

ActiveGate port usage

By default, Environment ActiveGate:

  • receives connections from OneAgents or other ActiveGates on port 9999
  • receives Dynatrace API on port 9999
  • connects to Dynatrace SaaS or Managed cluster on port 443

For more information about possible ActiveGate connectivity schemes, see Supported connectivity schemes for ActiveGates.