There are many ways to configure a FileCloud Server to work with your unique environment. The Misc. tab contains settings that can be configured if you need to change the default values.
To access the Misc. tab:
- In the Admin Portal, from the left navigation panel, click Settings.
- Select the Misc. tab.
|Server Timezone||General||Sets the time zone for the server|
|Calendar Type||General||Choose the format of the choices that appear in the following Date Format and Time Format drop-down lists. The Calendar Type chosen is used for dates in the user portal as well as the Drive client. It is not used in the admin portal.|
|Date Format||General||Choose one of the options in the drop-down list. The options shown depend on whether Gregorian or Hijri is selected in the Calendar Type field. |
The Date Format chosen is used for dates in the user portal as well as the Drive client . It is not used in the admin portal.
|Time Format||General||Choose one of the options in the drop-down list. The options shown depend on whether Gregorian or Hijri is selected in the Calendar Type field.|
The Time Format chosen is used in the user portal as well as the Drive client. It is not used in the admin portal.
|Apply Folder Level Security||General||Allow folder level security permissions to share|
|Disable Action Panel||General||This setting hides the right panel that displays activities, comments, permissions and other details in the user interface. Note that activity records are not generated when this action is checked.|
|Disable Activities for External Users||General||Hides Activities panel if the user is a External user. Check by default.|
|Disable Metadata Panel||General||Hides metadata panel and disables metadata search option in User Portal|
Disables supports for File and Folder Locking. See Locking section for more information on Locking functionality.
|Disable IP Check||General||Disables IP check on every request. Use if it is valid for IP addresses to change while users are using the system to avoid unwanted session termination.|
|Email domain names to be blocked||General||Enter the comma separated email domain names that has to be blocked.|
|Enable Proxy settings||General||Change the settings of a proxy network if needed.|
|Scheduled Tasks||General||Manually execute cron tasks as needed|
|Import Files||General||Import files to Managed storage|
|Allowed File Extensions||General||Specify file extensions that are allowed for uploading. Leave this empty to allow all file extensions except any specified in Disallowed File Extensions.|
|Disallowed File Extensions||General||Specify file extensions that cannot be uploaded.|
|Disallowed File Names||General||Specify file names that cannot be uploaded.|
|Disable DB backup||General||Disables automatic database backup|
|DB backup store path||General||Specify a writable path to store backed up database.|
|Number of Backups||General||Number of backups to maintain.|
|DB Backup Interval||General||Interval between backup process. 0 = daily backup.|
|Disable Content Classification||General||Do not allow content classification.|
Import Files from Folder on User Creation
|User||See: Preload data for new accounts|
|User account search mode||User||See: Securing Shares by Limiting User Account Searches|
|User account type search mode||User||Restrict user searches so that your users can only search for users in certain account types. See User Account-Type Search Mode.|
|Group Visibility||User||Control what groups are listed to a user when a private share is created by that user. |
By default, all user groups are shown, you can change that to only show groups that the user actually belongs to. This can prevent sharing of files inadvertently to large groups.
|Send email to user to approve device||User||Select the checkbox to send email to user when a new device is ready for approval|
|Default Grid View Settings||User|
Select how files appear to users by default. (See: Viewing Files by List or Grid). The options are:
|Allow users to set phone numbers||User||Select to allow users to change their phone numbers in the user portal Settings screen.|
|Enable File Change Notifications||Notifications||When checked, enables recent activity notifications to appear on the user portal when files are created, updated, deleted and downloaded on a shared folder. Checked by default.|
|Enable Email File Change Notifications||Notifications||When checked, enables the system to send Email notifications when files are created, updated, deleted and downloaded on a shared folder. Enable File Change Notifications must be checked for this setting to be enabled. Checked by default.|
|Disable Email Notifications for External Users||Notifications||When this option is enabled no share notifications will be sent to the external user.|
|Enable Share Notification||Notifications|
When this option is enabled share notifications will be set to NO by default.
The "Email FileChange Notifications" will be set to NO in Manage Share → advanced options.
|Enable New Version Email Notification||Notifications||When checked, emails about new versions of FileCloud are sent to the administrator once a week.|
|Number of Days After which Notifications are not sent||Notifications||Do not sent notifications for actions that occurred before the set number of days|
|Email Notification Frequency||Notifications||How frequently, in minutes, email notifications are sent.|
Other Misc. tab settings
For password settings, see Password Settings
For share settings, see Share Settings
For support service settings, see Improve Helper Performance.
For directory scraper, see Enabling Directory Scraping.
For 2fa settings, see Two Factor Authentication