Importing the Remote Access Connector configuration file

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Importing the Remote Access Connector configuration file

You can customize the default configuration file template if required and import the modified file to access the third-party remote connection tool. 

To import the remote access connector configuration file

  1. From the Symantec Management Console, open Settings > Console > Remote Tool Integration and click Import Configuration.

  2. In the Import configuration of remote tool dialog box, click Choose File, select and open the modified .config file, and then click Import.

    Warning:

    If the configuration file size exceeds 4 MB, then the application displays an error.

XML validation checks while importing the file

Symantec Remote Access Connector does the following validation checks while importing the configuration file:

  • The <remoteTools> and <remoteTool> nodes are present.

  • The <remoteTool> attribute Name is present and the value is not empty.

  • The <API> node is present.

  • The <API> attribute <type> is present and the value is either HTTP or EXE.

  • If the <API> attribute <type> is HTTP, then the child node <URL> is present and the value is not empty.

  • If the <API> attribute <type> is EXE, then the child node <exeFullPath> is present and the value is not empty.

  • If the <API> attribute <type> is EXE, then the second child node is <parameteres>.

See About Symantec Remote Access Connector.

See Symantec Remote Access Connector configuration file.

See Enabling right-click menu to use the Remote Access Connector options.