Configuring Server Settings

Server settings like Web server port, logging level, and other properties can be configured from here. These settings are common to all the users using Desktop Central MSP and not user-specific.

To configure server settings

To configure the server settings, select the Admin tab --> Server Settings link.

  1. Click on the check box to enable the below listed features:

    1. Select the "Start 'Desktop Central' automatically on machine bootup" check box if you wish to start Desktop Central MSP whenever the system is started.

    2. Select the "Launch the client upon successful server startup" check box if you wish to open the client whenever the Desktop Central MSP Server is started.

    3. Select the "Automatically apply important fixes " check box if you wish to apply all the recommended important fixes.

    4. Select the "Enable Secure Login (Https)" option to enable https in the client.

    5. Select the "Trim Column Values in Report" check box if you wish to trim the unwanted space in the column values of report.

    6. Select the "Automatically mark software as commercial with shared community details" check box if you wish to share the commercial software details to the Desktop Central MSP Community.

    7. Data Sharing : Enabling this will allow users to see tasks/configurations that are created by all users. If this is disabled, user will be able to see only the tasks/configurations that are created by themselves.

  2. Specify the Notification server port number. Notification server comes into play for on-demand operations.

  3. From the Drop down select the current level for Log Settings as normal and debug.  

  4. Select the Default Domain for Authentication.

  5. Specify the E-mail address against Notification Settings to receive critical alerts.

  6. Click the Save Changes button.