Logging in to the Admin Portal with a smart card

The Admin Portal is installed as part of the system setup. Log in to the Admin Portal to manage users, devices, apps, and configurations, settings, and policies.

Refer to the On-Premise Installation Guide for Ivanti EPMM and Enterprise Connector for installation details.

If supported by your system administrator, you can login to the Admin Portal on a desktop computer using an identity certificate on a smart card. Refer to the Ivanti EPMM System Manager Guide for information on setting up this authentication method.

This authentication method is supported only on desktop computers. It is not supported on mobile devices. Also, it is not supported with Firefox.


  1. Attach your smart card reader with your smart card to a USB port on the desktop computer.

    If your computer has a built-in smart card reader, insert your smart card.

  2. Go to the URL of the Admin Portal at https://<fully_qualified_hostname>/mifs.
  3. If you are not logged in, select Sign In With Certificate.

    A prompt appears to select your certificate.

  4. Select the certificate from the smart card.
  5. If prompted, enter the password of the private key of the identity certificate on your smart card. The Admin Portal displays.

Logging in to the Admin Portal with user name and password