Automatic login to the Administration Tool

You can configure SOLIDWORKS PDM to log you in to the Administration tool using a specific name or the name of the current Microsoft® Windows® profile.

In the Administration tool, under Local Settings, double-click Settings or right-click Settings and click Open.

In the dialog box, under Administration Login, select a Vault and Use automatic login for this vault. You can specify:

  • Login as the following user. Logs you in using the specified user name and password.
  • Log in as the currently logged in user in Windows. Logs you in using the user name and password of the current Microsoft Windows profile. (Available only for vaults that are configured to use a Microsoft Windows login.)