v4.0.28

Administration

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The administration section lets you setup eCAT for your users in just the way you want it. When you first view the administration section the administration dashboard is displayed. This splits administration into a set of subsections, each detailed below. The menu on the left also offers links to other more specific parts of the administration system.

General

The general section displays the application version and the current server time.

The general section

The general section


Index Store

The index store is the disk location where the catalog index and other data are stored. The actual records themselves are stored in a database. You can also toggle a display of the total number of records in the system by clicking the link in the top right of the catalog store box.

The index store

The index store


File Stores

File stores are the locations on disk where files are stored. The administration main page just displays a list of these stores. To set up and configure the stores users should click on "File Stores" in the System and Preferences section of the main menu on the left. More information on setting up file stores is available here.

File stores

File stores


Users and Groups

The number of users and groups in the system is displayed on the main administration page. Clicking on the "Users" link in the main menu to the left will take you to the user configuration page to create, edit and delete users. Clicking on the "Groups" link in the main menu to the left will take you to the group configuration page to create, edit and delete groups.

More information on user administration can be found here with more information on group administration found here.

Users and groups

Users and groups


Licensing

In order to use eCAT a license is required. Details on the license information currently in use is available in this section. Clicking "Licensing" in the main menu to the left will take you to the license page where new licenses can be added.

More information on licensing and other system tasks is available by clicking here.

Licensing

Licensing