Use the Search ribbon button to find specific information across configuration files from the VMware Dynamic Environment Manager Management Console.

Based on the search results, the administrators can easily navigate to the config files that contain the search term and take appropriate actions such as view, update, or delete config files. The Search button is available on all the ribbon tabs of VMware Dynamic Environment Manager Management Console.

Search Controls

The Search dialog box contains the following controls. Double-click on a search result to navigate to that config file in the VMware Dynamic Environment Manager Management Console.

Options Description
Scope Controls the types of config files being processed in the search.
Search in Controls the fields of a config file that are to be searched.
Search Type the text that is to be searched.
Regular expression Controls whether a simple text based search or a regular expression search is performed.
Match case Controls the search result to only find the config files that match specific capitalization.
Match whole word only Controls the search result to avoid partial matches.

Information Excluded from Search

The following information is not in scope of the search:

  • Contents of predefined settings
  • Contents of Files and Folders user environment settings
  • Contents of Registry Settings user environment settings
  • Contents of Application Migration templates
  • Downloadable configuration templates