Select a Configuration

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The Select a configuration dialog
The Select a configuration dialog


The Select a Configuration dialog is used to select a configuration for your server working environment.

For information about managing environment configurations, see Environment Configuration Management.


The dialog is accessed after clicking Sign in in the Sign in dialog

You must have two or more Environment Configurations already created using the Browser-based interface in order to access the dialog. See Managing Environment Configurations for information regarding how to create Environment Configurations.
Any number of Environment Configurations can be created and defined in accordance with the needs of your organization.


  • Name / Description - the name and description of the configuration that you created in the Browser-based interface. Select the desired configuration.
  • Remember my choice - enable to remember the selected configuration when signing in. When this is enabled, the dialog will not appear for any future sign in.
  • Work as administrator - enable to work as an administrator, which allows you to work within the software and with a server without any restrictions.
The Work as administrator option is available only if you are an administrator for the server and at least one applicable Environment Configuration applies.
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