Exposing email addresses

Allow email addresses to be displayed in HCL Connections.

Before you begin

Complete this task only if you configured HCL Connections to prevent email addresses from being displayed. For more information, see Hiding email addresses.

About this task

If you configured HCL Connections to prevent email addresses from being displayed but now you want to allow email addresses to be displayed, complete this task.

Procedure

  1. Open a command prompt and change to the following directory on the WebSphere® Application Server that hostsHCL Connections:
    • AIX® or Linux™: /opt/IBM/Connections/ConfigEngine
    • Microsoft™ Windows™: C:\IBM\Connections\ConfigEngine
  2. Enter the following command to run the script that configures HCL Connections to display email addresses on each WebSphere Application Server profile to which you installed an application:
    • AIX or Linux:./ConfigEngine.sh action-expose-email > /tmp/expose_email.log 2>&1
    • Microsoft Windows:ConfigEngine.bat action-expose-email > D:/expose_email.log 2>&1

    For example, on Windows, enter the following command:

    ConfigEngine.bat action-expose-email > D:/expose_email.log 2>&1

  3. Add the email address references that were removed from user profiles.
  4. Restart the servers.