Important Updates to Cybersecurity Software

HelpSystems is updating the names of our cybersecurity software, including the Powertech product line. Don’t worry—the functionality of your products won’t change.

See the new names here > New, Clearer Names for HelpSystems Security Software.


The template creation process is handled within Central Administration, a component of Identity Manager.

  1. From the Powertech Main Menu, choose option 80 ‘Central Administration’.
  2. On the Central Administration Main Menu, select option 1, Template Menu.
  3. On the Template Menu, select option 1, Work with Templates. The Work with Templates panel lists all templates that have been defined in the Central Administration menu.
  4. Press F6 to define a new template.
  5. Enter a template name and brief description that describes the purpose of the template on the Create Template panel. Press ENTER to return to the Work with Templates panel.
  6. Enter option 7, Template Settings next to the new template. The Template Settings panel lists 2 types of settings that are available; Creation setting and Audit setting. 
  7. Settings. The Template User Profile Settings panel displays allowing you to specify which user profile settings you want to define in the template. You can enable (option 2) or disable (option 4) individual settings and specify a value for each setting. When you first enable a setting, the default value for that setting displays. Press F4 in the Value field to select from a list of valid values for the setting.
  8. Enter option 2, Change, next to User Profile Settings. When you make changes on the Template User Profile Settings panel, the word "Modified" displays in the upper right corner of the panel, below the system name. You must save your changes by pressing F10.
  9. When the user profile settings are complete, press F10, Finish, to save the template definition.

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Last Modified On: January 09, 2020