The user identification for all queue managers in a set can be changed. The user identification can be overridden when you add a new remote queue manager.
The user identification preferences are part of the Preferences dialog, and they can be opened in the following way:
- Click Preferences dialog opens. . The
- Expand WebSphere MQ Explorer.
- Expand User identification. The default user identification settings dialogs are now accessible.
Select Enable default user identification to enable the Userid and Password fields.
|Enable user identification||Select Enable user identification to enable the fields on this dialog.|
|User identification compatibility Mode||When selected, the userid and password are passed to the server in a way compatible with security exits created prior to IBM® MQ 8.0.|
|Userid||The userid and password, when specified, are passed to the server, and can be
used either by:
|No password||When selected, no password is passed to the server with the userid.|
|Prompt for password||When selected, the user is prompted for a password that is passed to the server with the userid. The prompting occurs as part of the connect operation.|
|Use saved password||When selected, the saved password is passed to the server with the userid.|
|Saved password||The saved password to be passed to the server with the userid|