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On the Workspace Settings tab page, you can check and/or change the values of the following global system parameters.

Global Parameters for Workspace Settings



Value (Changeable)


You can use this setting to prevent Excel files from being uploaded in Workspace Designer. This also causes the system to stop trying to install the local ActiveX Control (Active Component Framework). It is still possible to upload CSV files.

Yes = X or No =


You can use this setting to make data backups obligatory for local providers of a BW workspace. The Back Up Data flag on the Settings tab page is then set automatically by the system for all new BW workspaces and cannot be changed.

Yes = X or No =