Additional Settings - Online Help

The following sections provide context-sensitive help information related to this feature.

Additional Settings

Registry keys are referred as Additional Settings for this feature. Use this dialog box to set additional settings for the selected component. The selected component can be the CommServe, client computer groups, or client computers (including MediaAgent clients).

Any additional setting that is added for this component will be displayed in this dialog box.

  • Name

    Displays the name of the additional setting.

  • Category

    Displays the relative location of the additional setting in the instance (from the registry key tree).

  • Type

    Displays the additional setting value type. For example, the value can be an integer or a string.

  • Value

    Displays the value of the additional setting. Depending on the type, could be numerical, a character string or a boolean value.

  • Enable

    Displays whether the additional setting is currently enabled or not.

  • Comment

    Use this space to enter comments about the additional setting. User comments can include notes about the usage, characteristics, and so on.

Add

Click to add a new additional setting.

Edit

Select an additional setting and click Edit to modify it.

Delete

Select an additional setting and click Delete to remove it.

Lookup Additional Settings

Use this dialog box to find the additional setting you want to add for the selected component. Scroll down through the list or use the Find box to locate the additional setting.

Add and Edit Additional Settings on Windows and UNIX Clients

Use this dialog box to add a new additional setting or edit an existing one for the selected component.

Lookup

Click to open the additional setting (registry key) dictionary to search for the setting you are planning to add.

  • Name

    Type the name of the additional setting.

  • Category

    Type the relative location of the additional setting in the instance or select an existing location from the list.

  • Type

    The following value types are available for Windows and Unix clients:

    • BOOLEAN

      Assigns a string value to the additional setting. "True" and "False" are the available values for this type.

    • INTEGER

      Assigns a numeric value type to the additional setting. This value is limited to 32 bits in length.

    • STRING

      Assigns a string value type to the additional setting. "YES" or "NO" are common string values, as are phrases or complete sentences.

  • Value

    Type the value of the additional setting. If you selected the additional setting from the Lookup window, select a valid value from the drop-down list.

  • Enabled

    Select this option to enable or disable the additional setting.

  • Details

    Type a brief description of the purpose and usage of the additional setting. If you selected the additional setting from the Lookup window, this information is already provided.