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Customize the Global Default Preferences

Last update February 3, 2017

An administrator with appropriate permissions can modify preferences and can apply those preferences globally. Global changes affect all users. Modifications do not take effect until the next logon session.

Set the Global Time Zone

You can customize the global time zone settings for Credential Manager. All dates in Credential Manager are stored in UTC format, but these dates can be displayed in a specified time zone. Selecting a custom time zone can only be done through the GUI.

Follow these steps:

  1. Select Policy, Manage Passwords.
  2. Click the Settings tab and then select UI Settings. The UI Settings window appears.
  3. Select an entry in the Time Zone Region listbox.
  4. Select an entry in the Time Zone listbox.
  5. Click Save.

Set the Global List Size

Credential Manager data such as accounts and password requests appear in lists in the GUI. You can set a global value for the number of list entries per page that appear in the GUI.

Follow these steps:

  1. Select Policy, Manage Passwords.
  2. Click the Settings tab and then select UI Settings. The UI Settings window appears.
  3. Enter an integer value for the number of list entries per page.
  4. Click Save.

Set the Global Start Page

Use the following procedure to configure the global home page for Credential Manager.

Follow these steps:

  1. Select Policy. Manage Passwords.
  2. Click the Settings tab and then select UI Settings. The UI Settings window appears.
  3. Select the start page from the Home Page listbox.
  4. Click Save.
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