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Devolutions Server

Description

 

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Devolutions Server is a self-hosted repository for storing and sharing your remote connections and credentials. You can find more information on the product's web site here.

 

Highlights

 

High-end security server for your company.

Share your sessions with multiple users.

Can be deployed online.

Support Windows authentication and Active Directory group integration.

Client and server side caching optimization.

Requires the Remote Desktop Manager for Mac Enterprise client installed for management.

 

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Devolutions Server supports only SQL Server as a data store at this time.

 

For more information, please consult these topics

 

Devolutions Server installation instructions

Devolutions Server Security Checklist

Devolutions Server Automatic Account Creation

 

Configure the server data source on all your client machines.

 

Enter a name of the data source and the URL for the server. Ensure you use the correct protocol if SSL is required by the server (https).

 

Alternatively, you can export the data source information and then import the file in your client workstations as described Import/Export Data Source.

 

Settings

 

Connection

 

Devolutions Server  Connection tab

Devolutions Server  Connection tab

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Name

Name of the data source.

Server

Name of Devolutions Server instance.

Username

Username to connect to the data source.

Password

Password to connect to the data source.

Test connection

Test the connection with Devolutions Server to validate if the proper information has been provided.

Always ask username

Always ask for the username when connecting to the data source.

Always ask password

Always ask for the password when connecting to the data source.

 

Settings

 

Devolutions Server - Settings tab

Devolutions Server - Settings tab

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Repository

If using Repositories click on the ellipsis to select your Repository.

 

Advanced

 

Devolutions Server - Advanced tab

Devolutions Server - Advanced tab

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Offline mode

Determine if you want to use this data source in Offline mode. In offline mode, the data source can be available in Read Only or in Read/Write mode.

Prompt for offline mode on startup

Every time you will connect on your data source, you will be prompt to use the data source in offline mode.

Caching mode

Determine how the entries will be reload in the data source. See Caching Mode topic for more information.

Ping online method

Indicate the prefer ping online. Select between:

None

Web request

Auto go offline

If the ping online method doesn’t work it will automatically go offline.

Remote tools access mode

Select your remote tools access mode between:

Local

Via data source

Manage Cache

Manage your cache on your computer to analyse, vacuum, repair or delete it. This can be very helpful when experiencing offline issues. For more information please follow this link.

 

Private Vault

 

Devolutions Server - Private Vault

Devolutions Server - Private Vault

 

OPTION

DESCRIPTION

Connection type

Select the type of Private Vault to use. Select between:

Default: use the default private vault which is stored in the database.

None: disable the private vault for all users.

Online Drive: use a Devolutions Online Drive file (*.dod) as a private vault.