As you work with the PeopleSoft system, you find that there are some administrative tasks that you only need to perform occasionally. The PeopleTools Utilities provide a set of tools for accomplishing some of these more infrequent tasks. Although use of these utilities may be infrequent, they provide an easy means to manage important aspects of your PeopleSoft environment. Examples of tasks that require the use of the PeopleTools Utilities are:
Setting your base language.
Specifying a specific style sheet.
Setting PeopleSoft Online Help locations.
Editing messages in the message catalog.
Entering values in the URL catalog.
Setting PeopleCode and SQL trace options.