Launching and Logging in to the SCT UI - Metasys - LIT-12011964 - Software Application - System Configuration Tool - 13.2

Metasys SCT: System Configuration Tool Help

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System Configuration Tool
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User Guide
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Note: If you are defined as an Active Directory user, you do not need to manually log in to the SCT. This process occurs automatically.

To launch and log in to the SCT UI:


  1. On the SCT computer, double-click the Launcher icon on the computer desktop, or go to Start > Programs > Johnson Controls > Launcher. The Launcher application appears.
  2. Click the SCT tab.
  3. Select the device you want and click Launch. The Welcome screen appears.
    Note: If the device is not listed, click Add to add the device that you want to use.
  4. Type your user name and password.
  5. If the Login to list box appears, choose your domain.
    Note: The Login to list box appears only if the Microsoft Active Directory service is enabled. Refer to the Security Administrator System Technical Bulletin (LIT-1201528) for details.
  6. Click Login.
  7. If more than one archive database is available, the Open Archive window appears. Select the desired database and click OK. The SCT screen appears.
    If only one archive database is available, the database automatically opens and the SCT screen appears.

    If an archive database has not been created, the Create New Archive wizard starts. See Creating a New Archive Database in this document.