16   Rights management servers

Companies that have deployed a LiveCycle solution should pre-configure Acrobat and Reader to communicate with the LiveCycle servers.

LiveCycle server configuration

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16.1   Add an ALCRM Server

To add a rights management server:

  1. Enter the server name.
  2. Enter the server URL.
  3. Choose Add.
[HKCU\Software\Adobe\(product name)\<version>\Security\cEDC\cKnownServers\c<index>]
"tName"
[HKCU\Software\Adobe\(product name)\<version>\Security\cEDC\cKnownServers\c<index>]
"tServer"

16.2   Remove an ALCRM Server

  1. Select the server in the list.
  2. Choose Remove.

16.3   Set a default ALCRM Server

To set a default server:

  1. Select the server in the list.
  2. Choose Set as default.

The default server is highlighted in Red and its details are stored in:

[HKCU\Software\Adobe\<product>\<version>\Security\cEDC]
"tServerURL"="SomeURL"
"tServerName"="SomeName"

16.4   Lock ALCRM Server settings

To suppress user configuration of a rights management server in Acrobat, check Prevent Rights Management Server from being configured via Acrobat. The value is stored in:

[HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Adobe\<product>\<version>\FeatureLockDown\cSecurity\cEDC\]
"bAllowAPSConfig"