How to use Password Encryption in a Promptset

Document ID : KB000088324
Last Modified Date : 14/04/2018
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Issue:
How to use Password Encryption in a Promptset in Unix and Windows jobs.

Investigation

A Password defined in a Promptset is automatically encrypted and decrypted by the jobĀ at runtime.

The password is displayed as encrypted in the job report.

Resolution:
  1. Create a Prompset.
  2. Add a Text Box and check the 'Password' parameter.
  3. The Password typed into the Default and shown will now be displayed with '*'
  4. Define the Promptset for your object.
  5. Use the Variablename defined in your PromptSet as needed in the object.