The “Save Active Tabs” for the AWI does not save changes done to the tables under the Agents & Groups section in the Administration Perspective. After login the tables will always reset their columns to the defaults.
This is a bug in the Automic Web Interface.
This issue is tentatively fixed in the following versions:
Automic Web Interface 12.0.8 - planned release for May 6, 2019
Automic Web Interface 12.1.5 - planned release for May 20, 2019
Automic Web Interface 12.3.0 - planned release for April 23, 2019
Automic Web Interface 12.2.2 - planned release for February 28, 2019