Application properties

A Device Registration Service application profile for the Unified Client for Brother specifies connection information for an AutoStore server and a Print Manager server. This information allows a device to use capture and print management services on these servers.

These properties appear in the Device Registration Service Details pane when you add or edit a Brother Unified Client application. You cannot change the application type for an existing application.
Property Description
Name

A name that uniquely identifies an application.

Application Type

To create a new Unified Client for Brother application in DRS, select Brother Unified Client.

The remaining properties shown here appear after you make this selection. You cannot change the application type after you save a new application profile.

DWS Server Address
You can enter either a hostname or an IP address for the DWS server:
  • DWS Hostname: A hostname can be entered here if you have a working DNS configured on the Brother Web Admin page.
  • DWS IP Address: If you do not have a working DNS, follow steps in Generating CA Certificate using IP Address.
DWS Server #2 Address

The address of second fail safe device web service.

DWS Server #3 Address

The address of third fail safe device web service.

DWS Server #4 Address

The address of fourth fail safe device wev service.

Brother Mass Deployment Tool Location on DWS

The location for Brother Mass Deployment Tool is local to the DWS instances it is deployed with. This location must be the same on all DWS servers.

Capture Component

Select the capture component type.

  • AutoStore
  • None
AutoStore Server Address

Identifies an AutoStore server to be used to capture documents.

This can be an IP address, a system name (if the systems are in the same domain), or a fully qualified domain name. We recommend that you use an IP address only if it is static.

AutoStore Server Port

The port that the AutoStore server uses to communicate with clients.

This setting must match the port number that is set on the Preferences tab of the Unified Client component settings in AutoStore. The default is 3310.

AutoStore Server Use TLS

Select between True or False

Print Manager

Specifies the print manager type.

  • Equitrac
  • None
DCE Server Address

The address for the primary device control engine for Equitrac.

This option is only available when Equitrac is selected for Print Manager.

Identifies an Equitrac server to be used to print documents. The server type must correspond to the Print Manager setting. This can be an IP address, a system name (if the systems are in the same domain), or a fully qualified domain name. We recommend that you use an IP address only if it is static.

DCE Server #2 Address

The address of a second fail safe device control engine for Equitrac. This setting is optional.

This option is only available when Equitrac is selected for Print Manager.

Identifies an Equitrac server to be used to print documents. The server type must correspond to the Print Manager setting. This can be an IP address, a system name (if the systems are in the same domain), or a fully qualified domain name. We recommend that you use an IP address only if it is static.

This property is only displayed if two DCEs are installed.

DCE Server #3 Address

The IP address of a third fail safe device control engine for Equitrac. This setting is optional.

This option is only available when Equitrac is selected for Print Manager.

Identifies an Equitrac server to be used to print documents. The server type must correspond to the Print Manager setting. This can be an IP address, a system name (if the systems are in the same domain), or a fully qualified domain name. We recommend that you use an IP address only if it is static.

This property is only displayed if three DCEs are installed.

DCE Server #4 Address

The IP address of a fourth fail safe device control engine for Equitrac. This setting is optional.

This option is only available when Equitrac is selected for Print Manager.

Identifies an Equitrac server to be used to print documents. The server type must correspond to the Print Manager setting. This can be an IP address, a system name (if the systems are in the same domain), or a fully qualified domain name. We recommend that you use an IP address only if it is static.

This property is only displayed if four DCEs are installed.

Manual Device Configuration

Select between True if you want to configure the device manually or False if you want to use Brother Mass Deployment Tool for settings. The True option will hide the Brother Mass Deployment Tool Location on DWS and the DWS Server #2 Address through DWS Server #4 Address.

Follow Manual Device Configuration for more details.