How to change the workspace and configuration locations used by the SCM workbench

Document ID : KB000049463
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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How can the locations that the Workbench uses for the workspace and configurations files be changed?


It is possible to change the location used for the workspace files by editing the configuration for the SCM workbench e.g.

C:\program Files\CA\SCM\configuration\config.ini

In here you will find two tokens which will currently be defined as

(this stores configuration and program files used by the workbench)

(this contains log files etc)

@user.home equates to the user directory in the Windows environment e.g.
C:\Documents and Settings\username for XP or C:\Users\username for Windows 7

You can edit these and set the location to a different location of your choice
(note the "/" is not the standard DOS format - this is important) e.g.