Use this page to configure system-wide global settings.

System: General

Figure: System general

Figure: System general

Table: System general – central server settings

System date format

Dropdown used to select desired year-month-day format

Server host

Central server IP address on LAN

Web server IP address

Central server web IP address

Manual mode timeout

Automatically disconnects user remote control of STB; only one entity at a time allowed control

Enable strong password policy

Requires users to periodically reset passphrase and use combination of characters to create strong passwords; system will refuse to accept passphrase change if doesn’t meet requirements and will prompt user with requirements; criterion for password acceptance:

  1. A minimum of eight characters

  2. One uppercase letter

  3. One lowercase letter

  4. One number

  5. One symbol character

  6. NO REPEATING characters

Enable login for every account

Normal login page from which all users are able to access the system

Enable login page user warning

Allows you to display a warning message when user logs in; can be set to occur on first login or every login

Login warning title

Message title

Login warning text

Warning text displayed when users prevented from accessing system: “System maintenance underway – system will be back online by [time/date].”

Display dashboard widget

Adds image alerts icon at the top-right of each page; indicates the number of active faults; clicking icon provides details about each fault

Email alerts sent address

Email address used to send email alerts from central server


Ability to send QoE alerts via Slack; may be enabled/disabled - not relevant to all implementations

Attached logo

Company logo attached to alert email; permissible file types: JPG, GIF, PNG