System Updates Panel - Settings Tab

System Updates Settings tab describes the interface you use to set up a connection to Live Update Repository. These settings ensure that the NetWitness can reach the Live Update Repository and synchronize it with your Local Update Repository.

The required permission to access this view is Apply System Updates.

To access this view:

  1. Go to netwitness_adminicon_25x22.png (Admin) > System.
  2. Select Updates.

What do you want to do?

Role I want to ... Show me how
Administrator Automatically download updates Enable automatic synchronization with the NetWitness update repository.

Related Topics

Manage NetWitness Platform Updates

Quick Look

The System Updates Settings panel is displayed.


1 Displays System Update Setting Tab
2 Configure Account and Setting for Automatic Updates


This table describes the features in the System Updates Settings panel.

Feature Description
Configure Live account

Displays the netwitness_adminicon_25x22.png (Admin) > System > Live Services panel in which you can configure your Live Account credentials if they are not configured.

Configure proxy settings

Displays the netwitness_adminicon_25x22.png (Admin) > System > HTTP Proxy Settings panel in which you can configure an HTTP proxy if it is not configured.

Automatically download information about new updates every day Select to enable automatic synchronization with the NetWitness update repository. If there are new updates available, information will automatically be displayed in the netwitness_adminicon_25x22.png (Admin) > HOSTS panel.
Apply Applies the settings in this tab.