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XML

Description

 

DataSourceXMLLarge

Remote Desktop Manager for iOS saves the settings directly in a file with the XML format.

 

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Note that our current version does not allow for moving data easily therefore we strongly recommend you use a team data source.There is no conflict management for the configuration file. If you share with other users you may get update conflicts and run into issues. This data source type is meant for a single user using multiple computers, not multiple users.

 

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All passwords are encrypted by default. You can specify a custom password (master key) to fully encrypt the content of the file. It's impossible to recover the data if the master key is lost. Please make sure to remember or backup the master key in a safe place.

 

Settings

 

Connection

 

XML - Connection

XML - Connection

 

Option

Description

Name

Enter the name of the data source.

Filename

Specify the full path of the XML file used to save the data. Relative paths and environment variables can be used as well. If the file does not exist it will be automatically created.

 

Advanced Settings

 

XML - Advanced Settings

XML - Advanced Settings

 

Option

Description

Disable reveal password

Disable the reveal password feature when a user accesses this data source.

Always ask master key on start up

Always ask the Master key before opening the data source. This is used to encrypt the XML content, if the master key is lost it will be impossible to recover your data source.