Installer | Form Authentication and HTTPS Support in Ephesoft Transact Installer

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Installer | Form Authentication and HTTPS Support in Ephesoft Transact Installer   Ephesoft Transact v.4.5.0.0 installer has been enhanced to support Form Authentication both for HTTP and HTTPS protocols. Now, the application can be set up to authenticate users on the basis of data provided during the installation itself. If you are installing Ephesoft…

Form Authentication and HTTPS Support in Ephesoft Transact Installer

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Ephesoft Transact v.4.5.0.0 installer has been enhanced to support Form Authentication both for HTTP and HTTPS protocols. Now, the application can be set up to authenticate users on the basis of data provided during the installation itself. If you are installing Ephesoft Transact on a secure server, you can also specify SSL Certificate details. All provided data…

Web Scanner | Web Scanner Installer Improvement (HTTPS)

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Web Scanner | Web Scanner Installer Improvement (HTTPS)   Previously, when the user installed the Ephesoft Web Scanner Service, he also had to manually install and map the following security certificates: Ephesoft-browser-cert.crt certificate generated by the Installer; Certificates for PIV/CAC authentication if the service is being installed on…

Web Scanner | Web Scanner Installer Improvement (HTTPS)

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Web Scanner | Web Scanner Installer Improvement (HTTPS)   Previously, when the user installed the Ephesoft Web Scanner Service, he also had to manually install and map the following security certificates: Ephesoft-browser-cert.crt certificate generated by the Installer; Certificates for PIV/CAC authentication if the service is being installed on…

Linux Installer Update – Silent

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Installer | Linux Installer Update   Prior to Ephesoft Transact v4.5.0.0, during silent installation on Linux environments, the user had to provide all the values for all the input variables in the config.properties file. For example, if the user wanted to install the application using Oracle, he had to make sure that details were provided for the MySQL…

Linux Installer Update – Silent

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Prior to Ephesoft Transact v4.5.0.0, during silent installation on Linux environments, the user had to provide all the values for all the input variables in the config.properties file. For example, if the user wanted to install the application using Oracle, he had to make sure that details were provided for the MySQL database as well. This was required as the…

Export | Support of Export to SharePoint 2013 and 2016

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Export | Support of Export to SharePoint 2013 and 2016   In previous versions of Transact, the user could configure the application to export the files to SharePoint Online (Office 365). Ephesoft Transact v.4.5.0.0 supports the export to SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint 2016 as well. You can configure the export for each Document Type and connection…

Export | Support of Export to SharePoint 2013 and 2016

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Export | Support of Export to SharePoint 2013 and 2016   In previous versions of Transact, the user could configure the application to export the files to SharePoint Online (Office 365). Ephesoft Transact v.4.5.0.0 supports the export to SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint 2016 as well. You can configure the export for each Document Type and connection…

Export | Custom Export to Web Services Guide

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Export | Custom Export to Web Services Guide   Quick Reference Introduction Prerequisites Configure the Export to SOAP Web Service Configure the Export to REST Web Service Introduction This functionality allows the Transact users to export the batches (PDF/TIFF and Batch XML files) to the configured Web Service path. To implement this feature,…

Export | Custom Export to Web Services Guide

Quick Reference Introduction Prerequisites Configure the Export to SOAP Web Service Configure the Export to REST Web Service Introduction This functionality allows the Transact users to export the batches (PDF/TIFF and Batch XML files) to the configured Web Service path. To implement this feature, a new EXPORT_TO_WEB_SERVICE plugin has been added to the Export module of Ephesoft…

Extraction | Custom REST API Lookup

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Extraction | Custom REST API Lookup Guide   Quick Reference Introduction Prerequisites Configuration of REST API Lookup using the Web Service URL Configuration of REST API Lookup using the custom JAR file REST API Lookup on the Validation screen Configuration of XPath/JSONPath   Introduction Ephesoft Transact 4.5.0.0 now…

Extraction | Custom REST API Lookup

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Extraction | Custom REST API Lookup Guide   Quick Reference Introduction Prerequisites Configuration of REST API Lookup using the Web Service URL Configuration of REST API Lookup using the custom JAR file REST API Lookup on the Validation screen Configuration of XPath/JSONPath   Introduction Ephesoft Transact 4.5.0.0 now…

Installer | PKI Authentication Support

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Installer | PKI Authentication Support Previously, Ephesoft Transact had to be configured manually for PIV/CAC authentication. The user needed to configure and map the server and client certificates after the system has been installed. The installer of Ephesoft Transact v.4.5.0.0 has been enhanced to provide support for PIC/CAC certificates import. Now, you…

PKI Authentication Support in the Ephesoft Transact Installer

What’s New In Transact 4.5? PKI Authentication Support Previously, Ephesoft Transact had to be configured manually for PIV/CAC authentication. The user needed to configure and map the server and client certificates after the system has been installed. The installer of Ephesoft Transact v.4.5.0.0 has been enhanced to provide support for PIC/CAC certificates import. Now, you can select…

Installer | Log-on Service User Credentials

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Installer | Provide Log-on Service User Credentials During Upgrade and Fresh Installation Previously, the Ephesoft Transact installer created a Windows service that would default to start as the local logged-on user. If the user wanted to change the account, he needed to do it manually. In Ephesoft Transact v.4.5.0.0, you can select whether to install the…

Log-on Service User Credentials during Install or Upgrade

What’s New In Transact 4.5? Previously, the Ephesoft Transact installer created a Windows service that would default to start as the local logged-on user. If the user wanted to change the account, he needed to do it manually. In Ephesoft Transact v.4.5.0.0, you can select whether to install the service with the local system account or another account. A new section has been added to the…

PKI Authentication Support in Ephesoft Transact Installer (Linux)

What's New In Transact 4.5? Installer | PKI Authentication Support in Ephesoft Transact Installer (Linux) The installer of Ephesoft Transact v.4.5.0.0 has been enhanced to provide support for PIC/CAC certificates import. Now, you can select the PKI authentication type and import your PIV/CAC certificates at the time of system installation. All provided data will be saved/updated/mapped…

PKI Authentication Support in Ephesoft Transact Installer (Linux)

What's New In Transact 4.5? Installer | PKI Authentication Support in Ephesoft Transact Installer (Linux) The installer of Ephesoft Transact v.4.5.0.0 has been enhanced to provide support for PIC/CAC certificates import. Now, you can select the PKI authentication type and import your PIV/CAC certificates at the time of system installation. All provided data will be saved/updated/mapped…

KB0027046: How to authenticate web services through SSO

Issue Description: How to authenticate web service API If SSO as authentication type is configured in Ephesoft Transact. Component: SSO & Web Services Solution: Currently there are some limitations to authenticate web services through SSO. However you can follow below steps for Web Service API's to work with SSO: Steps to authenticate REST service along with SSO using…

Transact Web Services API

Ephesoft Transact’s OpenAPI-Compliant web services provide a simple method for real-time integration and exposure of Ephesoft Transact capabilities to external applications, allowing developers to embed advanced capture features in their own solutions without having to display the Transact user interface. Ephesoft provides over 60 Transact web services to perform advanced capture actions in…

Transact Web Services API

Ephesoft Transact’s OpenAPI-Compliant web services provide a simple method for real-time integration and exposure of Ephesoft Transact capabilities to external applications, allowing developers to embed advanced capture features in their own solutions without having to display the Transact user interface. Ephesoft provides over 60 Transact web services to perform advanced capture actions in…

How to Migrate the Existing Transact Database to Another Server

Here are the steps you will need to take to successfully migrate your current MYSQL, MSSQL or Oracle database to a new server for Transact Version 4.x. All current data archived in the existing databases will be moved.   1. Stop the Transact Service 2. Make a backup of your entire Ephesoft folder directory and your current set of Ephesoft databases 3. Export the whole databases…

How to set SSL/TLS in Tomcat

Introduction This wiki explains the process to enable SSL/TLS authentication on Tomcat. Pre-requisites In case the user has access to a trusted Certificate Authority (CA), then the user should go through the CA process to get a CA certificate, server certificate and server private key. In case user does not have a trusted Certificate Authority (CA), then they can create dummy CA…

KB0018649 : Encryption over LDAPS : ERROR: salt parameter must not be empty

Issue Identified In : 4120 Issue Fixed In: 4.5 Environment : Linux, Windows Problem: Randomly getting the “salt parameter must not be empty” error after using Ephesoft for some time. Unable to Login to Ephesoft after seeing “salt parameter must not be empty” when Ephesoft is configured over LDAPS with Encryption ON. Root Cause: We have observed that due to some reason…

How to configure JDBC Realm in Ephesoft

Request Description: How to configure JDBC Realm in Ephesoft Versions: ALL Solution: Users can be configured with database using the JDBCRealm. 1. In server.xml file, commented MemoryRealm for context path "/dcma". 2. Added a JDBCRealm as shown in snapshot below Using Windows Authentication: <Realm className="org.apache.catalina.realm.JDBCRealm"…