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Renew Tomcat and Apache Certificates on the iPrint Appliance



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May 23, 2016 2:26 pm

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The Tomcat and Apache Certificates will expire two years after the installation of an iPrint Appliance server. When those certificates expire, errors will be presented to the administrator when attempting to manage iPrint within iManager and the /psmstatus. Also, end user secure printer authenticates will fail. The below script will partially automate the steps required …

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Categories: Cool Tools, File & Networking Services, iPrint, Technical

Install VMware Tools to iPrint Appliance



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May 23, 2016 2:20 pm

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The host and guest operating systems run more efficiently when VMware tools are installed to the guest operating system. The steps and script below simplify the VMware Tools installation to the iPrint Appliance…

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Categories: Cool Tools, File & Networking Services, iPrint, Technical

Service Desk Dashboard



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May 13, 2016 4:32 pm

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Micro Focus Service Desk has reports that provide information about the performance of Service Desk to Supervisors and users in a graphical snapshot. The reports can be accessed easily and they can be exported to Excel and PDF formats. Service Desk has many reports on KPI, Requests, Service Agreements, and Configuration Items and on …

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Categories: Cool Tools, Endpoint Protection Suite, Service Desk, Technical

ZENworks Administrator Rights Report

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April 29, 2016 9:03 am

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Score:5

This cool solution lets you get a report on all ZENworks administrators and their privileges/rights within ZENworks.

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Categories: Cool Tools, Endpoint Management, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Scripts to prepare and upload pictures to GroupWise 2014 R2



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February 1, 2016 11:53 am

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Score:5

GroupWise 2014 R2 brought us pictures in system address book. Here’s a tool (for SLES 11 SP3) to prepare the pictures, imports them into eDirectory and trigger GroupWise to read the picture from eDirectory. Submodules to just prepare or trigger GroupWise to import from eDirectory can be used to.

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Categories: Collaboration, Cool Tools, GroupWise, Technical

GroupWise 1400 Top Down Rebuild



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February 1, 2016 10:31 am

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Score:5

If you have been a GroupWise customer for any length of time,  you invariably have had the need to do what is referred to as a “GroupWise top down rebuild”.  For the uninitiated,  this process is quite involved and can result in much weeping, wailing, and gnashing of teeth.  The process generally requires you to …

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Categories: Collaboration, Cool Tools, GroupWise

ZENLogviewer



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January 26, 2016 3:42 pm

Reads:1,502

Score:5

ZENLogviewer is a cool solution to view ZENworks specific log files, supported on both Windows and Linux systems. This tool creates a single view of log files based on the log names. For example, if multiple loader-messages and service-messages are opened, the tool will give a two tabbed view with similar log files in a …

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Categories: Cool Tools, Endpoint Management, Technical, ZENworks

New Oracle Enabled Content #ZENworks Reporting Package

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January 12, 2016 11:31 am

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Over the holidays I spent some time porting the Content Reporting Package so that it worked on both Microsoft SQL and Oracle databases. The previous version was MS SQL only.  I am pleased to make available to you the new and improved Content Reporting Package with Oracle support. This has all of the same objects …

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Categories: Cool Tools, Endpoint Management, Technical, ZENworks, ZENworks Configuration Management, ZENworks Reporting, ZENworks Suite

Setting GroupWise Agent HTTP User and Password



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November 6, 2015 4:53 pm

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Have you ever needed to set or reset all of your GroupWise agent HTTP users and password settings? This may be because the passwords need to change occasionally for security or you want to set all of the HTTP users to have the same username and password because you are installing and setting up GroupWise …

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Categories: Cool Tools, GroupWise, Technical

AMIE Adapter for Importing Discovered Printers from ZCM

jblackett

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October 21, 2015 1:54 pm

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In a call with our Customer Care team the other day someone asked if there was an easy way to import printers into the Micro Focus Service Desk (MFSD) system. In order to do that you could use a straight CSV import if you already have a system that knows about these printers, or if …

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Categories: Cool Tools, Service Desk, Technical, ZENworks Configuration Management

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