Set Up Passwordless Tester Access

As an administrator, I want to be able to configure the  Portal so that a special user named tester can access the Portal without providing a password.
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As an administrator, I want to be able to configure the 
Test Data Management
Portal so that a special user named
tester
can access the Portal without providing a password.
To enable the tester autologin:
  1. Open the CA TDM Portal. Click Configuration, Access Control, Users.
  2. Create a user with name
    tester
    .
    1. Assign the appropriate
      tester
      role to the new user.
    2. Reset the password, for example to.
    3. Encrypt the password and keep it in your clipboard.
      For more information, see Use the Encryption Utility to Encrypt Passwords.
  3. Stop the CA TDM Portal.
  4. Go to the Portal installation directory, open the
    conf
    directory.
  5. Open the
    application.properties
    file in a text editor and configure the following properties:
    • tdmweb.tester.autologin.enable=true
      Specifies whether the tester autologin is enabled (true). By default, it is disabled (false).
    • tdmweb.tester.autologin.userid=tester
      Defines the login name of the tester autologin account. Default: tester
    • tdmweb.tester.autologin.password={cry}+rESco4uTvy28xgtOYCev6+NzJw6Hh6j7nxLnGM1Lkj0ZDkDM9Hv
      Defines the password of the tester autologin account. Paste the encrypted password string that you have generated.
  6. Restart the CA TDM Portal.
To use the tester autologin:
  1. The user opens the CA TDM Portal at the following URL:
    https://
    servername
    :
    port
    /TestDataManager/index.html#?user=
    tester
  2. CA TDM reads the password for the
    tester
    account from the
    application.properties
    file and authenticates the tester.