Enabling External Application Settings

An additional setting must be added so External Application Settings is visible in the Others section of the control panel. Once External Application Settings is available, you can register an application and obtain the application key, token, and secret needed to set up external authentication.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, right-click CommServe and then click Properties.
  2. In the CommCell Properties dialog box, click the Additional Settings tab and then click Add.
  3. In the Add Additional Settings dialog box, enter the details for the additional setting:
    1. In the Name box, type bEnableExternalApplicationSettings.
    2. In Category box, select CommServDB.Console.
    3. In the Type box, select BOOLEAN.
    4. In Value box, select true.
    5. Click OK.
  4. In the CommCell Properties dialog box, click OK.