How to run Capacity Manager as a Non-admin user

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Question:

How to run Capacity Manager as a NON-Admin user. 

Environment:
Windows
Answer:

If you expect Capacity Manager to be run by a non-admin user, there are 5 tasks which need to be performed by an administrator on the user’s machine.

1.       Administrator must install Capacity Manager for the non-admin user.

2.       Administrator must create System DSN for Capacity Manager to connect to the Data Manager Database

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3.      Administrator must verify Decimal Symbol is defined as (.) decimal in advanced settings within Control Panel -> Region and Language Settings-> Formats.

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4.       Administrator must create a non-admin user on user’s machine for Capacity Manager.

        In case of multiple users, the Administrator can also create a group of non-admin CM users and add multiple users in it.

5.       Administrator must provide access (shown below) to non-admin user/group to Capacity Manager Infrastructure and Log folder.

        a.       Read & Execute

        b.       List folder contents

        c.       Read

        d.       Write

The location for the Infrastructure and Log folder is defined within Capacity Manager  application:

 

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