Enabling Service Manager services - On Premises R2020

On-premises requirements, installation, and upgrade guide

You will need to add your library to Service Manager before enabling available services such as:

  • Centralized publishing
  • Scheduled reviews
  • Notifications
  • Author-it Xtend indexing
  • To add a library to Service Manager:
  1. Open Author-it Service Manager.
  2. Click Add Library. The Select Library window opens.
  3. Click the SQL Server tab and connect to your SQL library using a user with full access to the database.
  4. Click OK.
    1. In Author-it Service Manager, right-click each service in your library and select Configure Service.
    2. Enable Start Automatically.
    3. Save.

The library is added to your libraries list with separate entries for each service.

  • To enable Service Manager services to start automatically:
    • To enable Service Manager services:

In Author-it Service Manager, right-click each service in your library and select Start Service.