FortiGate Next Generation Firewall utilizes purpose-built security processors and threat intelligence security services from FortiGuard labs to deliver top-rated protection and high performance, including encrypted traffic.
Article Id 285745
Description This articles describes how to assign user's remote access to the FortiGate through FortiGate Cloud.
Scope FortiGate, FortiGate Cloud


  • FortiCloud account.
  • FortiGate connected and registered to FortiGate Cloud.


  1.  Log in to Forticloud which has the FortiGate registered to.  It is necessary to have the asset listed under ‘My Assets’.




  1. Navigate to FortiGate Cloud.


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  1. Select Configuration -> Account Settings -> Add:

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  1. Enter the user’s FortiCloud email address and the username can be anything, then select ‘OK’.

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  1. Log in using the FortiCloud account email and a new window will appear to login into the master account to access the FortiGate.

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  1.  It will now be possible to remotely manage the FortiGate through FortiGate Cloud on the sub-account.


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