Table 19-6 The WebDAV Authentication dialog
You should only change this if there is a specific reason for doing so.
Encodes the user name and password with the Base64 algorithm and if used, should be combined with SSL/TLS (HTTPS). It is unsafe if transmitted over HTTP.
Do not select Basic authentication unless there is a specific reason for doing so.
Digest Authentication (Default):
Applies MD5 cryptographic, one-way hashing with nonce values to a password before sending it over the network. This option is safer than Basic authentication when used over HTTP.
Always select this type of authentication when client users are using Windows 7 as their operating system and Microsoft Office as their text editor.
If you change the method, click , then click .
Micro Focus Filr uses the WebDAV protocol for Edit-in-Place interaction with tools such as OpenOffice and Microsoft Office.