[en] Basic Settings

[en] Settings for incomplete licenses, quarantine management, and metering, for example, are managed in the Basic Settings view.

[en] Available actions are:

  • [en] To change a setting, click the setting and use list, arrows, check box, or text box in the Settings Value column to change the value. A change is automatically saved.

  • [en] To reset a single setting to the default value, click the setting in the list, and then click Reset current row to default value.

  • [en] To reset all settings in the list to the default values, click Reset to default values.

[en] Available settings are:

[en] Setting name

[en] Description

[en] ACTION_LOG_DAYS

[en] Number of days to keep action log items.

[en] ACTIVATE_APPLICATION_WHITELISTING

[en] Activate application whitelisting with a default set of rules.

[en] AD_DISCOVERY_ACTIVITY_PERIOD

[en] Number of days since last activity to consider when reading Active Directory discovery information.

[en] ALLOW_INCOMPLETE_LICENSES

[en] Allow incomplete licenses to be saved.

[en] ANONYMOUS_USER_MANAGEMENT

[en] Hide all usernames in the platform to meet integrity demands.

[en] APP_SUMMARY_INDICATOR_INTERVALL

[en] Number of days between updates for the application summary indicators (installations, users, devices).

[en] AUTOGENERATE_DCC

[en] If active the system auto-generates datacenters (DCC) based on hypervisor inventory information.

[en] AUTOGENERATE_DCC_MIN_HOSTS

[en] The minimum number of physical hosts that need to exist within a cluster/datacenter to enable the auto-generate DCC feature.

[en] DCC_AUTODISCONNECT_DAYS

[en] Days to wait before automatically removing members, that are missing inventory data, from auto-generated data centers.

[en] DEFAULT_EDIT_CURRENCY

[en] Default pre-selected currency to use in edit pages in SLM (the user can still select other available currencies).

[en] DEVICE_EXCLUSION_LIST

[en] Comma-separated list that defines which device names should not be imported when transferring inventory data (use % as a wildcard character).

[en] DEVICE_QUARANTINE_ACTIVE

[en] Activate quarantine management for devices.

[en] DEVICE_QUARANTINE_DAYS

[en] Number of inactive days before a device is placed in quarantine.

[en] DEVICE_QUARANTINE_DELETE

[en] Number of days that a device can remain in quarantine status, without reemitting any new inventory data, before it is automatically deleted and removed from the system. The number of days is based on the date when status was set to Quarantined.

[en] DEVICE_QUARANTINE_DELETE_ACTIVE

[en] Activate delete action for device quarantine.

[en] DISABLEAUTOEDIT_DEFAULT_CMP

[en] Auto edit, meaning that auto connect rules are applied, is by default enabled for new computers and mobile devices. Check the box to disable auto edit for new computers and mobile devices.

[en] DISABLEAUTOEDIT_DEFAULT_DEV

[en] Auto edit, meaning that auto connect rules are applied, is by default enabled for new devices. Check the box to disable auto edit for new devices.

[en] DISABLEAUTOEDIT_DEFAULT_USR

[en] Auto edit, meaning that auto connect rules are applied, is by default enabled for new users. Check the box to disable auto edit for new users.

[en] EXTERNAL_NOTIFICATIONS_ACTIVE

[en] Enable users to send notifications to e-mails of non-SLM users.

[en] GRID_ALLBUTTON_LIMIT

[en] Max number of rows in lists and reports for using the “display all” button.

[en] INV_FILE_FILTER

[en] File extension filter for data sources (only applies to Windows OS based files). Define the type of inventory files that will be transferred to SLM by adding or removing file endings in the comma-separated list.

[en] LICENSE_EXT_ID_CHECK

[en] Activate check for duplicate external id:s when registering license purchase records.

[en] LOGIN_HISTORY_MONTHS

[en] Number of months of historical login information to take into account when transferring inventoried users.

[en] METERING_HISTORY_CLEANUP

[en] Clear the metering history in Snow Inventory. All metering data older than the number of months specified by METERING_HISTORY_MONTHS is removed from the Snow Inventory database. Older statistics etc. are still available in SLM.

[en] METERING_HISTORY_MONTHS

[en] Number of months of historical software metering to take into account when transferring inventory data.

[en] MOSTFREQUENTUSER_EXCLUSION

[en] Comma-separated list of usernames to exclude when calculating most frequent computer or mobile device users.

[en] % can be used as a wildcard character to match one or more characters. _ can be used as a wildcard to match one character.

[en] The most frequent user is based on all logon data in the system.

[en] To exclude usernames with an underscore _, use brackets around the underscore [_]. 

Exemple 93.

[en] %NoLoggedOnUser%,%\[_]%,[_]%



[en] MOSTFREQUENTUSER_USELOGINPERIOD

[en] When active, most frequent computer or mobile device users are calculated based on the specified LOGIN_HISTORY_MONTHS period.

[en] When inactive, most frequent computer or mobile device users are calculated based on all logon data in the system.

[en] MOSTRECENTUSER_EXCLUSION

[en] Comma-separated list of usernames to exclude when calculating most recent computer or mobile device users.

[en] % can be used as a wildcard character to match one or more characters. _ can be used as a wildcard to match one character.

[en] To exclude usernames with an underscore _, use brackets around the underscore [_]. 

Exemple 94.

[en] %NoLoggedOnUser%,%\[_]%,[_]%



[en] NI_COMPARE_PERIOD

[en] Compare period for total users, total devices and concurrency metrics.

[en] ORACLEMGMTPCK_SHOWINST_ONLY

[en] Display only installed or used Oracle Enterprise Management packs in the Oracle database view.

[en] ORACLEOPTIONS_SHOWINST_ONLY

[en] Display only installed or used Oracle Enterprise Options in the Oracle database view.

[en] PASSWORD_EXPIRATION_DAYS

[en] Number of days until password expiration. This setting can be overridden for a specific user, by enabling the Password never expires option.

[en] QUARANTINE_ACTIVE

[en] Activate quarantine management for computers and mobile devices.

[en] QUARANTINE_DAYS

[en] Number of inactive days before a computer or mobile device is placed in quarantine.

[en] QUARANTINE_DELETE

[en] Number of days that a computer or mobile device can remain in quarantine status, without reemitting any new inventory data, before it is automatically deleted and removed from the system. The number of days is based on the date when status was set to Quarantined.

[en] QUARANTINE_DELETE_ACTION

[en] What action to take (delete, set to inactive) when handling computer and mobile device Quarantine delete.

[en] QUARANTINE_DELETE_ACTIVE

[en] Activate delete action for computer and mobile device quarantine.

[en] SAP_ENABLED

[en] Required for SAP module to be active.

[en] SOFTWARE_STORE_OPTION_ACTIVE

[en] Activates Software Store option for applications.

[en] SRS_MANUFACTURER_FILTER

[en] Comma-separated list of manufacturers to display in the SLM Web UI (use % as a wildcard character).

[en] TS_VIEWS_ACTIVE

[en] Activate terminal services, device lists and details in the SLM Web UI.

[en] USE_AUTO_DOWNGRADE

[en] Activate automatic downgrade rights as the default for applications.

[en] USE_VENDOR_REPOSITORY

[en] Activate the manufacturer/vendor repository.

[en] USER_EXCLUSION

[en] Comma-separated list of usernames to exclude completely when collecting information from Snow Inventory.

[en] % can be used as a wildcard character to match one or more characters. _ can be used as a wildcard to match one character.

[en] To exclude usernames with an underscore _, use brackets around the underscore [_]. 

Exemple 95.

[en] %NoLoggedOnUser%,%\[_]%,[_]%



[en] USER_LOCKOUT_TIME

[en] Number of minutes to block a user after three failed login attempts.

[en] USER_QUARANTINE_ACTIVE

[en] Activate Quarantine management for inventoried user accounts.

[en] USER_QUARANTINE_DAYS

[en] Number of inactive days before a user is placed in Quarantine.

[en] USER_QUARANTINE_DELETE

[en] Number of days that a user can remain in Quarantine status, without reemitting any new inventory data, before it is automatically deleted and removed from the system. The number of days is based on the date when the user of the device was set to Quarantined.

[en] USER_QUARANTINE_DELETE_ACTIVE

[en] Activate delete for user Quarantine.

[en] WEB_PORTS

[en] Comma-separated list to override default web ports used for Web Metering.