Restricting access rights of OnCommand Workflow Automation on the host

By default, OnCommand Workflow Automation (WFA) executes the workflows as the admin of the host system. You can restrict WFA rights on the host system by changing the default settings.

Before you begin

You must have logged in to the WFA host system as an admin.

Procedure

  1. Create a new Windows user account with permissions to open sockets and to write to the WFA home directory.
  2. Open the Windows services console by using services.msc and double-click NetApp WFA Database.
  3. Click the Log On tab.
  4. Select This account and enter the credentials of the new user you have created, and then click OK.
  5. Double-click NetApp WFA Server.
  6. Click the Log On tab.
  7. Select This account and enter the credentials of the new user you have created, and then click OK.
  8. Restart the NetApp WFA Database and the NetApp WFA Server services.