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E1: SVM: Frequently Asked Questions on Server Manager Console Installation And Configuration (Doc ID 1117424.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 30, 2020

Applies to:

JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Tools - Version 8.97 and Prior and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document contains the information related to JD Edwards EnterpriseOne Server Manager Console, and most commonly asked questions. It also contains references to solutions related to Server Manager Console Installation and Configuration and relevant with the questions.

The knowledge attachments are not meant as a substitute for the Server Manager Guide, but as an aid for better understanding of the Server Manager Console processes.

Questions and Answers

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Questions and Answers
 1) What is a Server Manager Console ?
 2) Is there a MTR for Server Manager Console ?
 3) Where will I download the required Server Manager Console component ?
 4) How to Download Server Manager update from the Update Center
 5) What is the recommended Server Manager Console component with respect to current Server's Tool Release ?
 6) What would be the best machine configuration for the installation of Server Manager Management Console?
 7) What considerations should be made before installing Management console on Windows machine?
 8) Can Server Manager Console be installed on a machine other than the Deployment Server?
 9) If the SVM console is NOT installed on the deployment server, but another machine, What is the extra configuration/setup for the server manager to make sure it connects to the correct deployment server?
 10) Is there any consideration for Admin User Account for Management Console?
 11) How to Install Server Manager Console ?
 12) Which services gets created for SM console installation?
 13) Post install, do we need to make any configuration changes when logging in SM console for the first time?
 14) Can we recover or reset jde_admin password, if we forget or lost it?
 15) Is it possible for a machine to have more than one Server Manager Console?
 16) Which log I need to check for any issue with the Management Console Installer?
 17) How to troubleshoot an unsuccessful Management Console update?
 18) How to Uninstall the Management Console?
 19) 9.1 Server Manager Upgrade Query
 20) Is there a feature or a on screen warning message available to inform if the ini file is open or if there is any lock in the ini file,When updating ini files using server manager ?
 21) Which file stores the server names registered in Server Manager?
 22) Can multiple Server Manager Consoles be used to manage the machines in the same install?
 23) Is required for the user starting the Server Manager service to have admin rights?
 24) Is there a way to set Lockout Policies at the operating system level for Server Manger accounts like "JDE_ADMIN"?

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