Test Dockit Server Agent


Dockit Server Agent is a server-side component of Dockit software. This Server Agent must be installed in the on-premise SharePoint servers (SharePoint 2016 / 2013 / 2010 / 2007) only.

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Select Test Dockit Server Agent from Tools menu as shown below:

 

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The Test Dockit Server Agent dialog appears as shown below:


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3.

Specify a SharePoint URL in the URL textbox to verify Dockit Server Agent existence in the target SharePoint Server.

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Connect to the SharePoint URL using the specified user credentials. Enter the user name in any ONE of the following formats: <DOMAIN NAME>\<USER NAME>, UserName@DomainName, UserName and its corresponding password. For example, johndoe@contoso.com, contoso\johndoe, johndoe.

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Click Verify button to test the existence of Dockit Server Agent in the target SharePoint Server. When clicking this button, Dockit connects to the specified SharePoint server and checks the availability of Dockit Server Agent. Dockit will display the Server Agent status as shown below:

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You can verify whether Dockit Server Agent is installed in the target SharePoint Server using the icon representation displayed in the top-right corner of Test Dockit Server Agent dialog as described in the table below:

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This icon implies that Dockit Server Agent component is installed in the target SharePoint farm.

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This icon implies that there is a discrepancy in Dockit Server Agent version. Uninstall the existing Dockit Server Agent installed on all front-end web servers or application servers in the target SharePoint farm and re-install the version of Dockit Server Agent that corresponds with Dockit client application version (bundled with client application).

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This icon implies that Dockit Server Agent is not installed in the target SharePoint farm. Install Dockit Server Agent component on all front-end web servers or application servers in the target SharePoint farm using the appropriate Dockit Server Agent setup bundled with Dockit client application.