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Data Sources

Description

 

The data source is at the heart of Password Vault Manager, it is the container that holds all entries.

 

Settings

 

The data source can be a file or database and you can use multiple data sources at the same time as seen below. It needs to be configured on each workstations.

 

Data Sources

Data Sources

 

Multiple Data Sources

 

You can configure multiple data sources within the application. These data sources can be of mixed types but there is only one active at a time. It is possible to switch from one data source to another via the data source combo box.

 

Select Data Source

Select Data Source

 

Open Data Source at Startup

 

You may assign a data source to open automatically when Password Vault Manager starts.

 

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Option

Description

Use default data source

Set the data source that you always want to open at start up.

Last used data source

Open with the last used data source.

Prompt for data source

A message box will open on startup for the data source selection.

 

Data Source Settings

 

The Advanced Data Source contains some specific settings or global policies. Those settings are saved directly in the database.