Tips and Tricks

Documents that provide tips for Silo and Toolbox

Managing User-Created Web Apps
   Introduction If your Silo administrator permits you to save user-created web apps, then you will be able to add, edit, and delete them from Silo. If yo...
Wed, Jan 6, 2021 at 9:12 AM
Open a Web Page Directly in Silo
  Introduction Silo Direct Launch allows specifically formatted URLs to be rendered automatically within Silo. This provides a level of convenience for us...
Tue, Jan 5, 2021 at 4:30 PM
Registry Entries in Windows Client
Introduction This article discusses the registry entries in the Window Client. Installer Registry Entries The following entries are added by the in...
Mon, Jan 4, 2021 at 10:42 AM
How to Configure a File Upload/Download in Silo Admin Console
Overview This policy allows Admins to control transfer to and from the user’s device, Silo Storage, the web, or external file transfer over HTTPS.   Sil...
Thu, Dec 20, 2018 at 10:59 AM
Collector
Introduction Collector is a new add-on for Silo for Research that allows users to automate collection of single web assets, website screenshots, and ...
Tue, Nov 24, 2020 at 5:32 PM
How to Reset a Pin/Password in Silo Admin Console
Introduction This article will show you how to reset a pin/password in the Silo Admin Console. System Requirements In order to reset user PINs, a u...
Thu, Dec 31, 2020 at 10:49 AM
How to Import Users via CSV
Introduction This document walks an administrator through the steps of creating new user Silo accounts by importing a CSV file with user information via th...
Thu, Dec 31, 2020 at 9:53 AM
Video DownloadHelper Tool
Please read the following before continuing with the instructions. Background  Customers have observed increased difficulties downloading video content...
Wed, Dec 30, 2020 at 1:18 PM
Ad Blocking Controls
Introduction By default, Silo uses Adblock Plus to limit access to ads when browsing web pages.  This is done both for security and for readability reasons...
Wed, Dec 30, 2020 at 11:44 AM
Vanity URL
Introduction Entering a Vanity URL is necessary if you need to allow your users to have access to a Silo Access Vanity URL portal. The purpose of this ...
Wed, Dec 30, 2020 at 10:49 AM