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
range: 1 sec to 60 sec10 sec2.9.14
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

12.9.13

Session 

Resume

(Eng & QA)


25

SessionLogAppendMode

REG_DWORD0 disable
1 enable
02.9.11

deprecated from 2.9.14-9


26

SessionLogHistoryCount

REG_DWORDrange: 1- 100102.9.14
27SparkleAddressREG_SZSparkle Update
Address

2.9.12
28LauncherHostAddressREG_SZLauncher Host Server Address
2.9.12
29SessionHostAddressREG_SZSession Host
Server Address

2.9.12
30SingleInstanceCheckREG_DWORD0:disable
Non-Zero: enable
12.9.12Debug Build only
31SessionLogInitialDisplay
Message
REG_DWORD0:disable
Non-Zero: enable
12.9.13
32MainDisplayWaitTimeREG_DWORDwaiting time in 
seconds
20 sec2.9.13
33MainDisplayWaitTime
Reconect
REG_DWORDwaiting time in 
seconds after
session resume
60 sec2.9.13
34VerifyPeerCertificateREG_DWORD0:disable
Non-Zero: verify without client cert
02.9.13Certificate Unpinning
35EarlyStartModeREG_DWORD0:disable
Non-Zero: enable
12.9.13
36SupportMonitorDisplayChangeREG_DWORD

0:disable

Non-Zero: enable

1
2.9.14
Dynamic Monitor Change





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 (read-only)

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


MUI Cache

key: HKCU\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache


The following entries are updated by the Windows Client at startup.


The entry name contains the absolute path of a8cli.exe and wfreerdp.exe and the build stage and the version are used for each entry's value as below.



name

type

value

version
1

C:\Users\user_name\AppData\Local\Authentic8.eng\

a8cli.exe

REG_SZAuthentic8 Silo.eng Client 2.9.13-562.9.13
Authentic8 Silo Cloud Browser2.9.14
2

C:\Users\user_name\AppData\Local\Authentic8.eng\

a8cli.exe.FriendlyAppName

REG_SZAuthentic8 Silo.eng Client 2.9.13-562.9.13
Authentic8 Silo Cloud Browser2.9.14
3

C:\Users\user_name\AppData\Local\Authentic8.eng\

a8cli.exe.ApplicationCompany

REG_SZAuthentic8, Inc.2.9.14
4

C:\Users\user_name\AppData\Local\Authentic8.eng\

plugins\wfreerdp.exe

REG_SZAuthentic8 Silo.eng Client 2.9.13-562.9.13
Authentic8 Silo Cloud Browser2.9.14
5

C:\Users\user_name\AppData\Local\Authentic8.eng\

plugins\wfreerdp.exe.FriendlyAppName

REG_SZAuthentic8 Silo.eng Client 2.9.13-562.9.13
Authentic8 Silo Cloud Browser2.9.14
6

C:\Users\user_name\AppData\Local\Authentic8.eng\

plugins\wfreerdp.exe.ApplicationCompany

REG_SZAuthentic8, Inc.2.9.14

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