Managing Resource Types

Apart from the resource types supported out-of-the-box by Password Manager Pro, you can also add as many new resource types as you require and manage them. Resource types in Password Manager Pro can be managed from the Admin tab / Resources tab. You can add, edit, delete and customize your own resource types based on your requirements and also provide your own icon for the resource types.

By default, Password Manager Pro comes with the resource types as given in the list below. These default types cannot be deleted but can be edited.

Operating Systems

    1. Windows
    2. Windows Domain
    3. Linux
    4. HP UNIX
    5. IBM AIX
    6. Solaris
    7. Mac

Cisco Devices

    1. Cisco Cat OS
    2. Cisco IOS
    3. Cisco PIX

Database Servers

    1. Oracle DB Server
    2. MS SQL Server
    3. MYSQL Server
    4. PostgreSQL Server
    5. Sybase ASE

Network Devices

    1. HP iLO
    2. HP Procurve
    3. Juniper Netscreen

Cloud Services

    1. AWS IAM
    2. Google Apps
    3. Microsoft Azure
    4. Rackspace
    5. Salesforce

File Stores

    1. Certificate Store
    2. License Key Store
    3. File store

Others

    1. IBM AS400
    2. Oracle XSCF
    3. Oracle ALOM
    4. Oracle ILOM
    5. LDAP Servers
    6. VMware ESXi
    7. Web Site Accounts

To add a new resource type

  • Navigate to Admin >> Customization >> Resource Types. (or) Alternatively, you can access the feature also via Resources >> Resource types.
  • In the UI that opens, click the button "Add" at the top of the list.
  • In the dialog box that opens, enter a name for the new resource type. Optionally, you can browse and provide your own icon for the new resource type. If you do not have a custom icon, then the default icon will be displayed.
  • If you want to enable Remote password reset, select the checkbox and then select a predefined reset type from the drop down which is similar to the one being added.
  • You also have the option to choose the attributes based on the requirements of your new resource type. If your new resource type does not require certain attributes, then just deselect the checkbox of those attributes.
  • Once you are done, click "Save".

To edit a resource type

  • Navigate to Admin >> Customization >> Resource types.
  • To edit a resource type, click the "Edit" icon against the desired resource type to be edited.
  • In the pop-up form that opens, you can edit the resource name or the icon and the resource attributes.
  • Click "Save".

To delete a resource type

  • Navigate to Admin >> Customization >> Resource types.
  • To delete a resource type, select the resource type that is to be deleted and then click the Delete button at the top of the displayed list.
  • In the Resource types pop-up form that opens, Click "OK".

To edit resource types in bulk,

  • Navigate to Admin >> Customization >> Resource types.
  • Next, select one or more resources and then click the button "Bulk Edit".
  • In the pop-up form that appears, you can change the icon for the resource type and can enable / disable the remote password reset.
  • You can also customize the attributes by choosing the attributes based on the resource type. If your resource type does not require the attributes, just deselect the checkbox against that particular attributes.
  • Click "Save".

Note: Default resource types cannot be customized.

To enable resource types filter

Password Manager Pro supports a good number of resource types for remote password reset. However, you can filter the types and choose to display only the required ones in the resource type drop down during resource addition.

  • Navigate to Admin >> Customization >> Resource types.
  • To enable resource types filter, click the icon "Filter" at the top of the displayed list.
  • In the pop-up form that appears, select the checkbox "Enable Resource Types Filter".and specify the required types in the field given.
  • Click "Save".

©2014, ZOHO Corp. All Rights Reserved.

Top