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Web parameter: preventDuplicatedAttachmentName

Web parameters change the behavior of the web clients that connect to the web tier. For more information, see Web tier parameters.




This parameter controls whether to prevent an attachment that has the same file name with existing ones from being uploaded to Service Manager. If this parameter is enabled, a pop-up message box prompts you to change the name of the attachment when you upload an attachment with a file name that already exists.

Valid if set from

Web tier configuration file (web.xml and

Requires restart of the web applications server?


Default value


Possible values

true (Do not allow the upload of attachments with duplicate names)

false (Allow the upload of attachments with duplicate names)

Example usage