Navigating the Remedyforce Administration tab
System administrators can use the Remedyforce Administration tab to configure and administer BMC Remedyforce and the Self Service application. For information about other administrative tasks, see Administering.
You can also search for a configuration setting or option on the Home tab of the Remedyforce Administration tab. For more information Searching for a configuration setting on the Remedyforce Administration tab.
Quick access links
The following table provides information about the quick access links provided on the Remedyforce Administration tab.
|Menu link||Reference information|
|Smart Sync||You can import data and configuration settings from the production organization to the sandbox organization. For more information about Smart Sync, see Configuring SmartSync - BETA.|
|Chat with Remedyforce Support|
Chat with Remedyforce Support allows you to initiate a live conversation with a Remedyforce support agent. This feature is available under the following conditions:
If these conditions are met and a Remedyforce Support agent is available, the administrator will see the Chat with Remedyforce Support link on the Remedyforce Administration tab that they can use to initiate a live chat.
In case the Remedyforce Support agent is not available, the administrator will see the Remedyforce Support Unavailable link.
If the administrator’s email address is not associated with a Support ID or the administrator is not allowed to open cases on behalf of the company, then the administrator will see the Subscribe to Remedyforce Support link. Clicking this link opens the BMC Support web page where the administrator needs to register and provide the Support ID.
|Remedyforce Value Adoption Dashboard||You can view an overall score of how your Remedyforce processes are configured. For more information about Remedyforce Value Adoption Dasboard, see Remedyforce Value Adoption Dasboard.|
The following table provides links for the information about the tiles that you select from the Home subtab of the Remedyforce Administration tab.
|Manage Objects||Configuring objects|
|Configure Self Service||Configuring Self Service|
|Create Dashboards and Reports||Configuring dashboards and reports|
|Configure CMDB 2.0||Configuring BMC Remedyforce CMDB 2.0|
|Manage Workflows and Other Processes|
|License and Storage Usage||Managing licenses and storage|
|Content Management||Managing smart practices content|
Searching for a configuration setting on the Remedyforce Administration tab
You can search for a configuration setting or option on the Home subtab of the Remedyforce Administration tab by entering at least two characters. For example, say that you want to stop the milestone processor. Enter the word "milestone" in the Search text box. The milestone processor-related settings are available on the General Application Settings tile. When you search for "milestone", the General Application Settings tile appears.
When you click the tile, the General Application Settings page is displayed.
For trial and sandbox organizations, the Chat with Remedyforce Support feature is not available.