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Customize device settings

  • Updated: 4/14/2021
    • Automation 360 v.x
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Customize device settings

Customize the settings for user devices at the device level such as device lifespan, auto-login, screen resolution, deployment, and other advanced options.

These configurations are available for editing only if the settings are enabled by the Control Room administrator.

Procedure

  1. Navigate to My Devices > Edit devices.
  2. Select the setting tab for configuration at the device level:
    1. Update the Nickname and Description parameters, and select either Persistent or Temporary in the General Settings.
      Device lifespan can be Persistent or Temporary. Temporary devices are created to support non-persistent virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and are automatically deleted after a specified time when the device is disconnected from the Control Room. You can specify the time to automatically delete temporary devices in the Control Room devices settings.

      Persistent devices are created to support persistent virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and are not deleted after the device is disconnected from the Control Room.

    2. To update the settings for Auto Login to run bots on user sessions at the device level, select Use custom settings.
      Either create new user sessions or use existing user sessions after a bot finishes running.
      You can customize the auto login settings at the device level only if the allow a user to change these settings individually for each device in devices page option is enabled by the Control Room administrator.
    3. Update the Screen resolution settings for existing device sessions.
      The screen resolution settings are used to begin user sessions at the resolution specified in this setting. You can customize the screen resolution settings at the device level only if the allows users to override the resolution option is enabled by the Control Room administrator.
    4. Update the Deployment settings for single or multiple user devices and use the Use custom settings option to set the threshold settings for CPU and memory utilization at the device level.
      For single users installed at the system level, the default deployment type is regular; you can change this to RDP. For multiple users installed at system level, the default deployment is RDP. For single users installed at the user level and multiple users at the system level, you cannot updated the deployment type.
      For multiple user devices, additionally configure the Concurrent sessions supported. The minimum concurrent session value is 2.
      You can customize the threshold settings only if the enable threshold settings option is enabled by the Control Room administrator.
    5. Update the Advanced Options at the device level such as auto-login timeout, bot launcher JVM options, console readiness wait time, bot response wait time, RDP command options and log collection by selecting the Use custom settings option.
      You can customize the advanced options only if the allow changes in the edit device page option is enabled by the Control Room administrator.
  3. Click Save changes.
    If the user device is offline, these changes take effect when the device reconnects to the Control Room.
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