Edit Altium Vault Properties

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 The Edit Altium Vault Properties Dialog.
The Edit Altium Vault Properties Dialog.


The Edit Altium Vault Properties dialog allows you to edit the properties of an Altium Vault.


Right-click on a vault in the Data Management - Vaults page of the Preferences dialog then select Edit Vault Properties from the right-click menu.


  • Name - Edit the Vault name.
  • Version - Displays the Vault server version.
  • Event channel name - Specify the event channel name.
  • Description - Enter a description for the Vault.
  • System Folders - Set whether or not system folders are shown in the Vault. This includes NIS-related system folders, such as AltiumDXPExtensions (and child folders), Deployment (and sub-folders), and Installation (and sub-folders). System folders are always hidden for non-administrative users. This options is always disabled by default.
  • Licensing - Displays the currently used vault licensing.
    • Licenses - Click on the link for a license to view information for that license on your Altium Dashboard.
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