M-Files Desktop Settings

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M-Files Desktop Settings allow you to add, edit, remove, and test vault connections. Additionally, on the Settings tab, you can modify various options related to the user- and computer-specific behavior of the client software, such as disabling the automatic check-in prompt or changing the M-Files drive letter.

The M-Files Desktop Settings main window.

When you open M-Files Desktop Settings, you will first see the Document Vault Connections tab. If you want to add a new vault connection, click the Add... button and follow the instructions in Adding a Vault Connection.

Note: Before you start setting up your document vault connection, consult your M-Files system administrator to ensure that M-Files Server and the document vault have been installed.