How to Change the Identity Manager's Welcome Message

Document ID : KB000010736
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Example about how to change the Identity Manager's Welcome Message used on Ca Identity Suite Virtual Appliance 14.x version


Customer usually wants to personalize the Default Identity Manager Title . Changing the key mentioned on this example will affect both the main window title as well as the welcome message.

Ca Identity Suite Virtual Appliance 14.1 , Identity Manager Component 14.1

1. Login Identity Management Console ( https://IPAddress/iam/immanage/ ) and go to 


Home > Environments > identityEnv > Advanced Settings > User Console


2. From "Theme Properties" check the current value for "Icon Title" and "Title".

 both should be pointing to, ie: ${bundle=resourceBundles.FWDefault:key=global.icon.title}


Note : For English the file is :


3. Login as config user to vApp Linux Console and go to the following path :




4. Edit the file by using the command : 



  - the File should contains the following Lines :


# Framework Defaults

global.title=Identity Manager

global.icon.title=CA Technologies-Home

# for IM 8.1 SP2 backward compatability

console.productName=CA Identity Manager


5.  Change the Parameter Value for "global.title"

ie : global.title=MyNewTitle for Identity Manager

Save the file .


6. Any change on that file requires a restart of your application server, then  run :




7. Launch the  IDM User Console to Confirm the changes.


Additional Information:

 Example  applies for  Identity Manager from vApp 14.0.1 , 14.1