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Metalogix ControlPoint 8.2 - User Guide

Preface Getting Started with ControlPoint Using Discovery to Collect Information for the ControlPoint Database Cache Searching for SharePoint Sites Managing SharePoint Objects
Accessing SharePoint Pages Viewing Properties of an Object within the SharePoint Hierarchy Creating Dashboards for Monitoring Statistics within Your SharePoint Farm Setting Object Properties Managing Site Collection and Site Features Managing Audit Settings Creating and Managing SharePoint Alerts Setting ControlPoint Alerts Managing Metadata Copying and Moving SharePoint Objects (Version 8.0 and Earlier) Moving a Site Collection to Another Content Database Deleting Sites Deleting Lists Archiving Audit Log Data Before Moving or Deleting a Site Collection Duplicating a Workflow Definition from one List or Site to Others Removing a Workflow from One or More Lists (or Sites)
Using ControlPoint Policies to Control Your SharePoint Environment Managing SharePoint User Permissions Data Analysis and Reporting
Specifying Parameters for Your Analysis Analysis Results Display Generating a SharePoint Summary Report Analyzing Activity Analyzing Object Properties Analyzing Storage Analyzing Content Generating a SharePoint Hierarchy Report Analyzing Trends Auditing Activities and Changes in Your SharePoint Environment Analyzing SharePoint Alerts Analyzing ControlPoint Policies Analyzing Users and Permissions The ControlPoint Task Audit Viewing Logged Errors
Scheduling a ControlPoint Operation Saving, Modifying and Executing Instructions for a ControlPoint Operation Using the ControlPoint Governance Policy Manager (SharePoint 2010 and Later) Using Sensitive Content Manager to Analyze SharePoint Content for Compliance Using ControlPoint Sentinel to Detect Anomalous Activity Default Menu Options for ControlPoint Users About Us

Activating Your License Without Internet Access

You can activate your ControlPoint license offline by requesting an activation key file from Quest.  This file can then be used to activate your ControlPoint license.

NOTE:  Because the request for the activation key file must be submitted via the Quest website the request must be submitted from a machine  that has internet access.

To activate your ControlPoint license offline:

1On the Manage ControlPoint Licenses dialog, select the appropriate radio button.

Manage ControlPoint Licenses NEW INSTALL OPTION

2Click [Manage Licenses] to display the Activate License dialog.

3Enter the license activation key provided by Quest.

NOTE:  If you are upgrading from a version earlier than 5.2, the license key field will already be populated with your current ControlPoint license.  

4Select Activate Offline.

Activate Offline

5Follow the instructions that display in the dialog to complete the activation process:

a)Collect the Activation Data.  You have the option to either Copy Activation Data to Clipboard or Save Activation Data to (text) File.

b)Submit collected data to Quest.  Go to and follow the instructions for submitting your activation data.

When your activation key is returned, you have the option of copying it to the clipboard or saving it to a data file.  Make sure that you choose the option to save to a data file option as it is the only method that Activate License dialog allows.

c)Upload Activation Key File obtained from Quest to the Activate License dialog.

d)Click [Activate].

When the License activation succeeded message displays in the lower-left corner of the dialog, click [Close] to return to the Manage ControlPoint Licenses dialog.

6Click [Record License Info].

Activate Record License Info

The message Processing License displays in the lower left corner of the dialog as license information is made available to additional Web front-end servers in your environment.  When processing is completed, it is replaced by the message ControlPoint has been activated and License recorded.


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