Changing the ports that Discovery Accelerator uses

Article:HOWTO83485  |  Created: 2013-02-01  |  Updated: 2013-07-12  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/HOWTO83485
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Changing the ports that Discovery Accelerator uses

You can set Discovery Accelerator to use different ports if another application requires the default ones.

To change the port used for communications with the SQL reporting server

  1. On the Discovery Accelerator server, open the Accelerator Manager website.

  2. Click Reporting Server at the bottom of the page.

    The Uploading Reporting Server Templates page appears.

  3. In the Reporting Server URL field, type the URL with which to access the SQL reporting server in the following form:

    http://server_name:port_number/virtual_directory

To change the port used for communications with the SQL Server computer

  1. If the Enterprise Vault Accelerator Manager service is running on the Discovery Accelerator server, stop it.

  2. See the following article on the Symantec Support site for instructions on how to amend the configuration files on the Discovery Accelerator server:

    http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH51129

    The name of the SQL Server computer appears in multiple configuration files. In each case, you must append the required port number to the SQL Server name, as in server_name:port_number.

  3. Restart the Enterprise Vault Accelerator Manager service.

  4. On the Discovery Accelerator server, open the Accelerator Manager website.

  5. In the left pane, right-click the name of the SQL Server computer and then click Properties.

  6. In the Name field, specify the required SQL Server computer as server_name:port_number.

  7. Click OK to save the change that you have made.

  8. For each customer database, do the following:

    • In the left pane, right-click the name of the database and then click Properties.

    • In the SQL Server field, specify the required SQL Server computer as server_name:port_number.

    • Click OK to save the change that you have made.

To change the port used for communications between the Discovery Accelerator server and the Discovery Accelerator websites

  1. On the Discovery Accelerator server, locate the copies of the Web.config file in the AcceleratorAdminWeb and CustodianManagerWeb subfolders of the Discovery Accelerator installation folder.

  2. Open each file in a text editor such as Windows Notepad.

  3. Find the following line, and change the port number to a suitable alternative.

    <add key="RemotePort" value="8085"/>
  4. Save and close the files.

  5. Restart the Enterprise Vault Accelerator Manager service.

To change the port used for communications between the Discovery Accelerator server and the Discovery Accelerator clients

  1. On each Discovery Accelerator client computer, locate the AcceleratorClient.Exe.Config file in the installation folder.

    This folder is typically %HOMEPATH%\Local Settings\Application Data\Enterprise Vault Discovery Accelerator\Client.

  2. Open the file in a text editor such as Windows Notepad.

  3. Find the following line, and change the port number to a suitable alternative.

    <add key="AcceleratorServerPort" value="8086" />
  4. Save and close the file.

See Default ports for Discovery Accelerator


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