There are three ways of adding a FortiGate device to Fortimanager. Through IP address, Serial number, and through central management.

  • In the first method, we can add a FortiGate through its IP address.
  • The second method of adding the FortiGate device is by its serial no.
  • The third method should be performed initially in the root ADOM. This is helpful when your Fortimanager is not able to initiate a connection with the FortiGate.

The below video will showcase the addition of a single FortiGate device to Fortimanager