Managing your users in OpenText Directory Services with the AppWorks Administration Client.
The OpenText AppWorks Gateway stores your users in OpenText Directory Services (OTDS). The easiest way to add, edit, or delete users is with the OpenText AppWorks Gateway. Advanced manipulation of the users, groups, and partitions in the OpenText Directory Services is done using the OpenText Administration Client.
Only advanced users should use this method to access OpenText Directory Services.
To install the OpenText Administration Client:
Double-click the OpenText Administration Client install file,
administration_client-10.5.0.msi, and follow the on-screen instructions.
Double-click the OpenText Administration Client patch file,
adc-1050–002.msp, to install the patch.
Stop the Apache Tomcat service.
With the OpenText AppWorks Gateway deployed in Apache Tomcat, place the
otds-as-as.jar file in the
Start the Apache Tomcat service.
To add a server and verify partitions:
Launch the OpenText Administration Client.
Optional If a host is not already created, do the following:
Click Add Server.
Add the following:
Server name =
Protocol = https
Service = Directory Services 10.5.0
Figure 1-1: Add Shared Services Server
Right-click the server, select Sign in and sign in with the OTAG credentials you defined when deploying the OpenText AppWorks Gateway. The default credentials are:
User name = otag
Password = otag
Figure 1-2: Sign In
Click Directory Services and then User Partitions. Verify that the otag and otds.admin user partitions are available.
Figure 1-3: Verify User Partitions
To update the otag user password:
In the OpenText Administration Client, click User Partitions in the left pane.
Right-click the otag user in the middle pane and select Reset Password.
Figure 1-4: Updating the otag User Password
Change the password and then click OK.
Click OK to confirm this action.
This article is a part of the OpenText AppWorks Gateway v1.1.5 Online Help:
Chapter 1 – Installing and Upgrading the OpenText AppWorks Gateway
Chapter 2 – Configuring OpenText AppWorks Gateway Settings
Chapter 3 – Adding, Editing, Deleting, and Syncing Users
Chapter 4 – Getting Started with the OpenText AppWorks Gateway
Chapter 5 – Monitoring and Managing User’s Access
Chapter 6 – Deploying the OpenText AppWorks Gateway in a Cluster
-> Chapter 7 – Installing and Configuring the OpenText Administration Client
For the older version - OpenText AppWorks Gateway v1.1 Online Help go here.
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