Database Configuration and Features

Database Type: This policy defines the database type to use. The default is SQLITE (file-based).

Database Name: Defines the name of the database that will be used for SureDATA. The default name is GoverlanV8_DB

Database Server: Defines the database server to connect to and the instance. You can leave this field blank if you have configured a file-based database like SQLITE. Example: SERVERNAME\sqlexpress

Database Path: Defines the directory used by Goverlan to store the database if this one is a file-based format. You can leave this field blank if the database is not file-based, or if you want to use the configured Goverlan Application Data Directory to store the database.

Database UserID: Defines the database user ID to connect to the database server. You can leave this field blank if you want to use Windows Authentication or if you have configured a file-based database like SQLITE.

Database Password: Defines the database user password to connect to the database server. You can leave this field blank if you want to use Windows Authentication or if you have configured a file-based database like SQLITE.

Database Inventory: Enable this option if you do not want Goverlan to register inventory information into the database. Default value is On.

Supported on: Undefined
Database Type


  1. SQLITE (file-based)
    Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
    Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\PJ Technologies\Goverlan Universal Settings\GDB
    Value NameDatabaseType
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value1
  2. Microsoft SQL Server
    Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
    Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\PJ Technologies\Goverlan Universal Settings\GDB
    Value NameDatabaseType
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value2

Database Name

Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\PJ Technologies\Goverlan Universal Settings\GDB
Value NameDatabaseName
Value TypeREG_EXPAND_SZ
Default ValueGoverlanV8_DB
Database Server

Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\PJ Technologies\Goverlan Universal Settings\GDB
Value NameDatabaseServer
Value TypeREG_EXPAND_SZ
Default Value
Database Path (file-based)

Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\PJ Technologies\Goverlan Universal Settings\GDB
Value NameDatabaseFolderPath
Value TypeREG_EXPAND_SZ
Default Value
Database User ID

Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\PJ Technologies\Goverlan Universal Settings\GDB
Value NameDatabaseUserID
Value TypeREG_EXPAND_SZ
Default Value
Database User Password

Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\PJ Technologies\Goverlan Universal Settings\GDB
Value NameDatabaseUserPWD
Value TypeREG_EXPAND_SZ
Default Value
Database Inventory Off
Registry HiveHKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE
Registry PathSOFTWARE\Policies\PJ Technologies\Goverlan Universal Settings\GDB
Value NameDatabaseInventoryOff
Value TypeREG_DWORD
Default Value0
True Value1
False Value0

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