This section explains the basic settings needed for every FileCloud installation.
The settings can be accessed by
- Log into FileCloud Administration Portal
- Click on Settings in the left navigation panel
- Click on Server tab (The default view)
- Change settings as needed
- Click Save.
It is very important that the "Server URL" is a valid externally accessible URL. This URL will be used for creating shares
Also if you are running multi-tenant setup, the URL is used for background cron job processing, so make sure the URL is accessible from the server running FileCloud.
|Service Name||The name to be used when referring to your FileCloud service. This will be used in email messages etc|
|Server URL||This is your DNS entry registered with DNS service. example xyz.company.com . This is the URL by which users will access FileCloud service. |
It is also required that you make this server DNS name externally accessible via any firewall you might have.
Number indicating the number of days the authentication is valid even if the browser window is restarted.
PLEASE NOTE: Session Timeout value is only applicable for Web browsers and not for other FileCloud clients such as Sync, Drive, Outlook Addin etc as they store the login credentials.
You can specify the session timeout in fractional numbers, like 0.25 to represent 1/4th of a day = 6 hours
|WebDAV||You can enable WebDAV support for your FileCloud installation. If you enable this function, users can mount their FileCloud home folders as a windows or mac or linux drives.|
|Allow Sync Apps||This switch can be disabled to block all Desktop Sync Apps from connecting to this server. Default value is "Enabled"|
|Allow Old Devices to Login|
FileCloud supports Remote Client Management(RCM) of various clients. As of v4.5 onwards, All the FileCloud clients are RCM compliant.
However, you can allow access using older FileCloud (non RCM compliant) clients by enabling this setting.
|Log Level||This setting is to control the logging level. The default is "PROD". |
Changing the log level to "DEV" will generate more logging information and can have performance impact as well as take up more storage.
Tech Support might change this value to help in troubleshooting any issues you might have.
|Default User Portal Language||Use this drop down to select the Webbrowser User UI's language.|
|Default Admin Portal Language||Use this drop down to select the Webbrowser Admin UI's language.|