Identify Accounts and Files

Accounts and files can be identified by their properties, as well as by their name, enabling you to recognize them easily. The following parameters enable you to determine the format of the account or file identifier, as well as the name that is given automatically to an account. If none of the properties that are used in the identifier are specified in the account, the account name will be displayed.

Account name pattern

When an account is created through the Password Vault Web Access, you can either set a name or choose to create it automatically based on Account Name Pattern parameters. These parameters specify the account properties that will comprise the account name and the order in which they will appear.

Parameter

Description

AutoGenerate

Determines whether the default setting will be to generate the account name automatically or whether the user will specify a custom account name.

Separator

Determines the character that will be used to separate the different parts of the account name.

Service account name pattern

The name of a service account can also be generated automatically according to Usage Name Pattern parameters. These parameters specify the account properties that will comprise the service account’s name and the order in which they will appear.

Parameter

Description

Separator

Determines the character that will be used to separate the different parts of the account name.

Accounts and files

These properties can be used to identify accounts and files. The order in which the properties are specified is the order in which they will appear in the identifier.

Property

Description

Account Descriptor Properties

used to identify accounts

File Descriptor Properties

used to identify files