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Use the config tool to edit user management engine (UME) properties offline for the service Editing the properties offline prevents user management data from becoming inconsistent in a running system because of changes made to UME properties with the config tool. You can use user management configuration to edit properties in most cases. Only use the config tool if you cannot use an online tool.

For more information, see Editing UME Properties.

Caution Caution

Do not edit undocumented properties without consulting SAP Support.

End of the caution.


This procedure requires you to stop the SAP NetWeaver Application Server (AS) Java. Plan for the required downtime while the AS Java restarts.


This procedure sets properties at the global level.

  1. Start the config tool.

  2. ChooseSwitch to configuration editor mode (Switch to configuration editor mode).

  3. On the Display Configuration tab page, choose   cluster_config   system   custom_global   cfg   services   Propertysheet properties  .

  4. Choose Switch between view and edit mode (Switch between view and edit mode).

    A warning appears to make sure the server and dispatcher nodes are shut down.

  5. Choose Yes.

  6. Choose Edit the details of the selected node (Edit the details of the selected node).

  7. Double-click a property.

    The Change PropertyEntry dialog box appears.

    Note Note

    The dialog box also provides a description of the property.

    End of the note.
  8. Enter data as required.

    For example, enter a custom value and choose the Apply custom pushbutton.

  9. Choose the OK pushbutton.

  10. Restart the AS Java.

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Config Tool