The Misc tab allows to you configure additional setup options for Kiwi CatTools.
Enter the path and file name of the local telnet client. The default file name is "
When using SecureCRT as your external telnet client, you need to add the
The path and file-name of the preferred local SSH client. By default, there is no SSH client specified.
|Clear log window before starting each activity||
Clear the Info log window before each activity starts.
|Clear error count before starting each activity||
Clear the error count displayed on the Status Line of the main window before each activity starts:
|Automatically enable timer mode||
The timer automatically sets on the specified number of seconds after the service starts.
|Hide password change report passwords||
Hide the passwords reported by the Device.Update.Password activity report. Show current database name above grids.
Shows the full path of the current CatTools database.
|Terminate orphaned activity running longer than n minutes||
The number of minutes an activity is allowed to run, after which it is forcibly terminated.
This option should only be used in a situation where you have a problem with an activity never terminating. This issue may be caused by factors such as a logic loop or communications that are stalled. The timing only starts when say all bar one device sessions have completed, and the last session appears hung up.
When this is activated and the time limit is detected, CatTools attempts to terminate the activity by normal means. If it is unable to terminate the activity by normal means, the
|HTML report maximum row limit||
Set the number of output rows for HTML reports.
The maximum rows is limited to 50000 as it is unlikely you would want to scroll through an HTML file of more than 50000 rows. If all the report data is required, you should use the corresponding text format file (*.txt).
|When exiting the Manager should||
This option is only available when CatTools is installed as a Service.
Since most changes need to be done when the timer is offline this feature provides the user with a reminder to start the timer again when the Manager is closed down. In this way you can ensure that your activities run even if you have forgotten to restart the timer yourself.