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  1. In the Administration pane, click System Configuration, and then select SharePoint Tree Adaptor.
  2. Select your SharePoint farm .
  3. In the SharePoint Tree Adaptor dialog, edit the following fields:
    • Database Server - The SharePoint database instance name.
    • SharePoint Configuration Database Name - The SharePoint configuration database name. eg. "SharePoint_Config"
    • Authentication - Database authentication type: Windows Integrated, or SQL Authentication.
    • SharePoint TEMPLATE Directory - this is the full path for the SharePoint 'TEMPLATE' directory. eg. \\<sharepoint server name>\C$\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\XX\TEMPLATE\" (Where XX - 12 for MOSS 2007; 14 for SharePoint 2010; 15 for SharePoint 2013, 16 for SharePoint 2016)
  4. Click Apply.
  5. Select the web applications you would like to monitor, then click Save.
  6. After the next run of Portal Tree Updates, the updated tree structure will be available in the Analysis Center and Object Explorer.
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    System Configuration - SharePoint Tree Adaptor
In versions lower than, follow these steps:If the SharePoint databases are moved to a new server, edit the SharePoint database connection string in the [CardioLog Installation Folder]\SP20XXTree\Web.config file  (Where XX is 07 for MOSS 2007; 10 for SharePoint 2010; 13 for SharePoint 2013):


<add name="configDB" connectionString="Integrated Security=SSPI;Persist Security Info=False;Initial Catalog=[SharePoint Configuration Database Name];Data Source=

[SharePoint Database Server Name]" />

<add name="contentDB" connectionString="Integrated Security=SSPI;Persist Security Info=False;Initial Catalog={0};Data Source={1}" />


           [SharePoint Configuration Database Name] - Your SharePoint configuration database name
           [SharePoint Database Server Name] - Your SharePoint database server name

If the SharePoint web application root URL was modified or the SharePoint web application is hosted on new WFE servers, edit the following keys in the [CardioLog Installation Folder]\SP20XXTree\Web.config file (Where XX is 07 for MOSS 2007; 10 for SharePoint 2010; 13 for SharePoint 2013)

<add key="includedWebApps" value="[SharePoint web application root URL]" />

<add key="SharePointTemplatePath" value="[SharePoint TEMPLATE path]" />

           [SharePoint web application root URL] - A star '*' separated list of the monitored SharePoint web applications in the farm
           [SharePoint TEMPLATE path] - Your SharePoint TEMPLATE folder path, which should be: 
           \\SharePoint WFE server name\C$\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\XX\TEMPLATE\ (Where XX is 12 for MOSS 2007; 14 for SharePoint 2010; 15 for SharePoint 2013) 

  1. and edit the configuration settings accordingly (for more details see this guide for SharePoint 2013 or lower or this guide for SharePoint 2016 or higher). 

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Configure Event Collection


Install the CardioLog Analytics Tracking Agent


In the Administration pane, click System Configuration and select Usage Tracking Code and then select your SharePoint version.

feature on the migrated farm as detailed in this guide