Configuring the initial setup of the report consolidation feature
|Article:HOWTO83150|||||Created: 2012-12-04|||||Updated: 2013-10-27|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO83150|
Mail Security supports generating a consolidated Summary report for all of the servers in a server group. Mail Security stores report information on each server in the location that you specify. When you generate a consolidated report, Mail Security pulls the report information for each of the servers to create the consolidated report.
To use the report consolation feature, perform the following initial setup tasks:
To specify the shared location to store reports
Select the server or server group that you want to modify.
In the console on the primary navigation bar, click Reports.
In the sidebar under Views, click Report Settings.
Under Report Consolidation, type the name of a valid UNC path. For example:
The path must be less than 256 characters. The following characters are not supported in the path name:
On the toolbar, click Deploy changes to apply your changes.
To grant access for the Symantec Mail Security Utility service to access the shared storage location
In the Services MMC snap-in, select the Symantec Mail Security Utility service.
Right-click and select Properties.
Click on the Log On tab.
Under Log on as, select This account.
Type the user name and password (and confirm the password) of a valid account that is configured to be a member of the local system administrators and domain users groups and has access to the shared storage location.
Right-click and select Restart to restart the Symantec Mail Security Utility service.
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