Installer Registry Entries

The following entries are added by the installer package (the a8, a8j, and a8s protocol classes will also be uninstalled, but Do isn't sure why; the IE parts will not be uninstalled):

key:

  • per-user scope : HKCU\Software\Classes\a8

  • per-machine scope : HKLM\Software\Classes\a8

description: default program for a8 protocol


name

type

value

1

(Default)

REG_SZ

URL:Authentic8 Protocol

2

URL Protocol

REG_SZ

<empty>

3

DefaultIcon\(Default)

REG_SZ

a8cli.exe

4

shell\open\command\(Default)

REG_SZ

[INSTALLDIR]a8cli.exe %1

key:

  • per-user scope : HKCU\Software\Classes\a8s

  • per-machine scope : HKLM\Software\Classes\a8s

description: default program for a8s protocol


name

type

value

1

(Default)

REG_SZ

URL:Authentic8 Protocol

2

URL Protocol

REG_SZ

<empty>

3

DefaultIcon\(Default)

REG_SZ

a8cli.exe

4

shell\open\command\(Default)

REG_SZ

[INSTALLDIR]a8cli.exe %1

key: 

  • per-user scope : HKCU\Software\Classes\a8j

  • per-machine scope : HKLM\Software\Classes\a8j

description: default program for a8j protocol


name

type

value

1

(Default)

REG_SZ

URL:Authentic8 Protocol

2

URL Protocol

REG_SZ

<empty>

3

DefaultIcon\(Default)

REG_SZ

a8cli.exe

4

shell\open\command\(Default)

REG_SZ

[INSTALLDIR]a8cli.exe %1


Manual Registry Entries

key: 

  • per-user scope : HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\FeatureControl

  • per-machine scope : HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main\FeatureControl

description: for IE Webview Control, also described at the "Customizing IE WebView Control" section of  IE WebView in Windows Client.


name

type

value

1

FEATURE_BROWSER_EMULATION\a8cli.exe

REG_DWORD

10000

2

FEATURE_SSLUX\a8cli.exe

REG_DWORD

1

key:

  • per-user scope: HKCU\Software\Authentic8, Inc.\Authentic8

  • per-machine scope :

    • HKCU\Software\Authentic8, Inc.\Authentic8

    • HKLM\Software\WOW6432Node\Authentic8, Inc.\Authentic8 

The following entries need to be added manually.



nametypevaluedefaultversionfeature
1

a8UpdateControl

REG_SZ


client

remote

none


<empty>



Update Control
2proxy_enable
REG_DWORD
0 disable
1 enable


Proxy
3proxy_host
REG_SZ
proxy host
address


Proxy
4proxy_port
REG_DWORD
port number

Proxy
5proxy_user
REG_SZ
user name

Proxy
6proxy_pass
REG_SZ
password

Proxy
7

LaunchHostDomain


REG_SZ

domain<empty>
Non-Attributable
Client
8

BlockHostOverride

REG_DWORD


0 disable
1 enable
0
Non-Attributable

9

IEWebViewMode 

REG_DWORD

0 username
mode
1 webview visible mode
2 webview direct mode
0
SAML Authentication
10

IEWebViewTimeout 

REG_DWORD

value in seconds10 sec
SAML Authentication
11

IEWebViewUrl

REG_SZ

SSO Portl Url

https://getsilo.com

https://portal-eng.getsilo.com  https://portal-qa.getsilo.com



SAML Authentication
12

IEWebViewSilent

REG_DWORD

0:disable
Non-Zero: enable
0

2.9.13


SAML Authentication
13

IEWebViewSuppressS

criptError

REG_DWORD


0:disable
Non-Zero: enable
12.9.13SAML Authentication
14

IEWebViewVisible

REG_DWORD

0:disable
Non-Zero: enable
12.9.13SAML Authentication
15

UseQuickHost 

REG_DWORD


1
Client Performance Enhancement
16

DPIAwarenessMode

REG_DWORD

0: DPI Awareness Mode
1: DPI Systems Mode
1
High DPI
17

a8ClientDiagnostics

REG_DWORD


0 : disable client diagnostics

none-zero : time interval in sec


10 secClient 
Diagnostics
18

SessionReconnect

REG_DWORD

0 disable
1 enable
12.9.9Session
 Resume
19

AutoReconnectMaxCount

REG_DWORD


22.9.9.Session
 Resume
20

AutoReconnectTimeInterval

REG_DWORD

value in seconds

5 sec2.9.9.Session 
Resume
21

ReconnectWaitTime

REG_DWORD

value in seconds

30 sec2.9.9.Session 
Resume
22

ReconnectWaitTimeIncrement

REG_DWORD

value in seconds

30 sec2.9.9.Session
Resume
23

SessionCheckTime

REG_DWORD

value in seconds

5 sec2.9.9Session
 Resume
24SessionReconnectStart
DisplaySync
REG_DWORD

0:asynchronous start

Non-Zero: synchronous start

1
2.9.13

Session 

Resume

(Eng & QA)


25

SessionLogAppendMode

REG_DWORD
0 disable
1 enable

0
2.9.11

deprecated from 2.9.14-9


26

SessionLogHistoryCount

REG_DWORD
range: 1- 100
10
2.9.14

27
SparkleAddress
REG_SZ
Sparkle Update
Address


2.9.12

28
LauncherHostAddress
REG_SZ
Launcher Host Server Address

2.9.12

29
SessionHostAddress
REG_SZ
Session Host
Server Address


2.9.12

30
SingleInstanceCheck
REG_DWORD
0:disable
Non-Zero: enable
1
2.9.12
Debug Build only
31
SessionLogInitialDisplay
Message
REG_DWORD
0:disable
Non-Zero: enable
1
2.9.13

32
MainDisplayWaitTime
REG_DWORD
waiting time in 
seconds
20 sec
2.9.13

33
MainDisplayWaitTime
Reconect
REG_DWORD
waiting time in 
seconds after
session resume
60 sec
2.9.13

34
VerifyPeerCertificate
REG_DWORD
0:disable
Non-Zero: verify without client cert
0
2.9.13
Certificate Unpinning
35
EarlyStartMode
REG_DWORD
0:disable
Non-Zero: enable
1
2.9.13





Application Registry Entries

key: 

  • per-user scope : HKCU\Software\Authentic8. Inc.\Authentic8

  • per-machine scope :

    • HKCU\Software\Authentic8. Inc.\Authentic8

    • HKLM\Software\WOW6432Node\Authentic8, Inc.\Authentic8 

The following entries are controlled by the Windows Client.


name

type

value

default


version

1

remember_me

REG_DWORD

  • 0 : disable

  • 1 : enable

1

This can be changed at the login screen (remember me checkbox)


2

usernames

REG_SZ

"john;james;jack;julian"

<empty>

This contains the username history.


3

SafeRenderMode

REG_DWORD

  • 0 : disable

  • 1 : enable

0

This entry value is controlled with the menu item "Display Debug Mode" in the Login Screen.

2.9.11

4

SiloClientPdfPrint

REG_DWORD

  • 0: use default pdf app

  • Non-Zero: use Silo Client

1

This entry value is controlled with the menu item "Printing Option" in the Login Screen.

2.9.12

5

PrintAutoOrientation

REG_DWORD

  • 0: disable (Printer Orientation)

  • Non-Zero: enable

1

This entry value is associated with the  "Auto portrait/Landscape" in the Print Dialog.

2.9.12

6

PrintFitPage

REG_DWORD

  • 0: disable (actual size)

  • Non-Zero: enable

1

This entry value is associated with the  "Page Sizing (fit page, actual size)" in the Print Dialog.

2.9.12


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