Configuring advanced server settings

Available from 9.2.3.

You can change advanced settings of the License Metric Tool server, for example settings related to the configuration of the local and central VM Manager Tool, on the Advanced Server Settings panel.

Before you begin

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Important: Configuration of advanced server settings is intended for users with in-depth knowledge of License Metric Tool. If you are not sure about the impact of a particular parameter on your environment, do not change the parameter.

About this task

The following procedure describes how to change advanced server settings on the user interface. This option is available starting from version 9.2.3. For earlier versions, you can change the settings by using REST API calls. For more information, see: REST API for changing advanced server settings.


  1. To open the panel, go to Management > Advanced Server Settings. If the panel is not available in the menu, go to the following URL: https://hostname:port/management/sam/control_values.
  2. Click a parameter that you want to change and provide its new value.
    For more information about each parameter, see: Advanced server settings.
    Restriction: You cannot change advanced server settings when the import is in progress.
  3. To save the changes, click Save.