Basic Configuration

Last updated: 2021-09-06 16:01:11

    Log in to the IM console and click the target app card to go to the basic configuration page of the app. On the page, you can manage the basic configuration of the app based on your business needs.

    Standard Billing Plan Information


    In the Standard Billing Plan section, you can see the standard billing plan information of the app and perform the following operations:

    • Upgrade the standard billing plan of the app.
    • Disable/Delete the app.

    Upgrading the standard billing plan

    You can click Upgrade Plan in the Standard Billing Plan section to update the plan edition or configuration of your app. For more information, see Upgrading an App.

    Disabling/Deleting an app

    Note:

    You can create up to 100 IM apps under a Tencent Cloud account. If you have reached that limit, [disable and delete] an unwanted app before creating a new one.
    Only apps in "Disabled" status can be deleted. Once an app is deleted, all the data and services associated with the SDKAppID are removed and cannot be recovered, so proceed with caution.

    Trial Edition Apps

    • Trial Edition apps can be manually disabled.
      In the Basic Info area, click Disable next to Status. In the pop-up dialog box, click OK.
    • Trial Edition apps can be manually deleted.
      In the Basic Info area, click Delete next to Status. In the pop-up dialog box, click OK.

    Pro and Flagship Edition Apps

    • Apps that have overdue payments for seven days will be automatically Disabled. To delete such disabled apps, contact us.
    • Apps become Expired after refund and Disabled after seven days. To delete such disabled apps, contact us.

    TRTC Trial Edition Apps
    Once a TRTC trial app is disabled by the TRTC administrator, you can contact us to disable and delete the app.

    Configuring App Information


    In the App Information section, you can:
    Edit the basic information of your app, including the app name, type, and introduction.

    Editing basic information

    1. Click Edit on the right of App Information to edit the app settings.
    2. You can modify the app name, type, and introduction.
    3. Click Save.

    Configuring Basic Information


    In the Basic Information section, you can:
    Obtain the key of the app.

    Obtaining a key

    Keys are sensitive information. Be sure to keep them confidential and prevent them from being leaked. By default, apps (SDKAppIDs) created before August 15, 2019 use the ECDSA-SHA256 signature algorithm that uses a public key and a private key. You can choose to update to the HMAC-SHA256 signature algorithm.

    1. Click Display key to the right of Key.
    2. Click Copy to copy and save the key information.
      The key can be used to generate UserSig. For more information, please see Generating UserSig.

    Configuring Account Admins

    Account admins can call RESTful APIs, disband groups, and perform operations on all members. You can use the default account admin administrator or manually add a new account admin. Each app supports up to 10 account admins.

    Adding an admin

    1. Click Add Admin to the right of Account Administrator.
    2. In the Add Admin dialog that pops up, enter a name for the account admin.
    3. Click Add.

    Deleting an admin

    1. Click Delete on the right of the target admin.
    2. Click Confirm in the pop-up dialog box.

    Managing Offline Push Certificates

    Adding an offline push certificate

    1. Click Add Certificate in the push settings area of the corresponding platform.
    2. In the Add Certificate dialog that pops up, set the parameters as needed.
      • Adding an Android certificate
      • Adding an iOS certificate
      • Adding a TPNS certificate
    3. Click Confirm to save the configuration.

    Editing an offline push certificate

    1. Click Edit in the certificate area.
    2. In the dialog box that pops up, modify the parameters as needed and click Confirm to save the configuration.

    Deleting an offline push certificate

    Note:

    Once the certificate is deleted, push messages are no longer delivered. Deleted certificates cannot be restored. Proceed with caution.

    1. Click Delete in the certificate area.
    2. In the pop-up dialog box, click Confirm.

    Tag Configuration

    Editing tags

    1. Click Edit on the right of Tag Configuration.
    2. In the pop-up dialog, you can add or delete a tag.

    Activating Tencent Real-Time Communication (TRTC)

    If you need features such as audio calling, video calling, and interactive live streaming in your current IM app, or you need to integrate the IM SDK and TRTC SDK at the same time, you can activate TRTC in the Activate Tencent Real-Time Communication (TRTC) area. The system will create a TRTC app in the TRTC console, which has the same SDKAppID as your current IM app. The two accounts and their authentications can be reused.

    1. Click Activate in the Activate Tencent Real-Time Communication (TRTC) area.
    2. Click Confirm in the pop-up dialog box.

    Activating TPNS

    You can activate TPNS for the current IM app in the TPNS console. TPNS is a paid service. For its pricing, see Billing Overview.

    You can see Creating Products and Applications to create a TPNS app and enter relevant information in TPNS Push in the IM console.

    Note:

    After enabled, TPNS Push cannot be used concurrently with Native Offline Push.