Windows: Starting S-TAP using GIM

With GIM, you can start S-TAP® without logging into the database server.

About this task

Use the following steps to change the WINSTAP_ENABLED parameter and schedule the S-TAP startup on the database server.


  1. Navigate to Manage > Module Installation > Set up by Client.
  2. In the Choose clients section, select the database servers whose S-TAPs you want to start. Select individual clients using check boxes in the table, or use the Select client group menu to select a group of clients. Click Next to continue.
  3. In the Choose bundle section, select your S-TAP bundle. Click Next.
    After selecting a software bundle, the Selected bundle action column indicates the action that will be performed for each client. You can start the S-TAPs that have the status Update parameters.
  4. In the Choose parameters section, type WINSTAP_ENABLED and type in the value 1. Click Next.
  5. In the Configure clients section, use the table to review the changes you want to make.
  6. Click Install.
  7. Click OK to start the S-TAP now, or use the date picker icon to schedule the start time, then click OK.