Installation, Configuration, and Troubleshooting

Windows OS, networking, software, and general IT

Configuring Distributed Processing in Summation and eDiscovery
Question How do I configure Summation or eDiscovery to use Distributed Processing?    Prerequisites A domain-level service account with local ...
Sun, Sep 26, 2021 at 10:03 AM
Configuring Site Server
Configuring Site Servers Example Root Site Server configuration Type of Site Servers Root - The top level Site Server that reports to th...
Thu, Jul 21, 2022 at 1:10 PM
Creating new users in an eDiscovery/Enterprise environment 6.3 and earlier
Question How do I create a user in an eDiscovery/Enterprise (with ADMS) joint environment that will have access to both products?   Answer Log int...
Sun, Sep 26, 2021 at 10:03 AM
CVE-2021-44228: Log4Shell/LogJam
Problem CVE-2021-44228 defines a vulnerability in Apache's Log4j utility, versions 2.0 - 2.14.1, that could allow for unauthenticated remote code e...
Thu, Feb 3, 2022 at 2:24 PM
DBConfig: Initializing and upgrading databases
Overview This article discusses for to initialize a new database or upgrade an existing database. Prerequisites A Forensic Tools installation Eit...
Wed, Jun 22, 2022 at 12:02 PM
Deploying an OS image with FTK pre-installed, cases can no longer be created after hostname changes.
Problem  I have a classroom/lab environment where I have made a master image of a computer with FTK already installed on it. After deploying the image and...
Sun, Sep 26, 2021 at 9:44 AM
Disable Remote UAC
Introduction: Even when UAC (User Account Control) is turned off locally, remotely executed commands still may not be run with Administrator permissions, es...
Sun, Sep 26, 2021 at 10:15 AM
Distributed processing doesn't work on FTK/Lab 7.1
Problem When performing distributed processing, the DPEs say they're "connected" but are never assigned work. Neither "%WINDIR%\Micr...
Sun, Sep 26, 2021 at 9:44 AM
DPE Status Monitor requires NetBIOS name or IP Address to function, Status Monitor will not function when configured with FQDN
In 7.4.2 there was functionality added to show the status of the DPE. This allows customer to monitor the DPE's utilization. This status monitor show...
Sun, Sep 26, 2021 at 9:37 AM
eDiscovery Basic Acceptance Test (BAT)
eDiscovery Basic Acceptance Test (BAT) Please refer to the eDiscovery user guide for detailed instructions on how to perform the actions below. Note: eD...
Sun, Sep 26, 2021 at 9:57 AM