The IDE includes a feature through which it can, with your permission, collect data about IDE usage. This topic answers questions related to this feature, describing the information collected.
This is a feature through which the IDE gathers information about certain user actions and sends the information to BEA. The IDE team uses the information to improve future versions of the IDE.
The information gathered includes:
BEA Systems will use the information gathered to help us focus Workshop development on those areas of greatest value to our customers.
No. The information gathered cannot be traced back to a particular system or user.
Yes. At any time, you can choose the Help > Usage Reporting menu command, and opt out using the resulting dialog. No further information will be gathered unless and until you opt back in.
Yes. The last block of data reported to BEA Systems' usage reporting server is stored in:
The block will be overwritten with new data each time a report is sent.
The feature is turned on by default. During initial launch, the user interface provides an option to turn reporting off; to do so, be sure to make the appropriate change in the user interface and click OK.
After you install the IDE, you can turn the feature on or off through the IDE preferences dialog box.