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One Identity Safeguard for Privileged Sessions 6.9.4 - Safeguard Desktop Player User Guide

Summary of changes Features and limitations First steps Validate audit trails Replay audit trails Replay encrypted audit trails Replay encrypted audit trails from the command line Replay audit files in follow mode Search in the content of the current audit file Search query examples Export the audit trail as video Sharing an encrypted audit trail Replay X11 sessions Export transferred files from SCP, SFTP, HTTP, and RDP audit trails Export raw network traffic in PCAP format Export screen content text Troubleshooting the Safeguard Desktop Player Install Safeguard Desktop Player Keyboard shortcuts

Summary of changes

Version 1.8 - 1.9
Changes in product:
  • For RDP and ICA trails, you can select a keyboard layout depending on the language used in the trail and recreate the subtitle of the trail.

    For more information, see Selecting a keyboard layout for the subtitle in RDP and ICA trails.

  • The installation of the Safeguard Desktop Player on Windows has been improved. You no longer need elevated privileges to install the Safeguard Desktop Player, and for future versions, you can install the new version without first having to uninstall the previous version.

    If you already have an earlier version of the Safeguard Desktop Player application installed on the host (version 1.8 or earlier), uninstall the previous installation. For future versions of the Safeguard Desktop Player, you do not need to uninstall the previous version before you can install the new version as this will be done automatically.

    For more information, see Install Safeguard Desktop Player on Windows.

Version 1.6 - 1.8
Changes in product:
Version 1.5 - 1.6
Changes in product:
Version 1.4 - 1.5
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Version 1.3 - 1.4
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Version 1.2 - 1.3
Changes in product:
  • It is now possible to jump to interesting events within an audit trail using configurable, color-coded indicators on the seeker.

    You can also choose to display subtitles for audit trails. Subtitles list certain user events as they occurred in a session.

    For details, see Replay audit trails.

Version 1.1 - 1.2
Changes in product:
  • It is now possible to replay the audit trails of X11 sessions. For more information, see Replay X11 sessions.

Version 1.0 - 1.1
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Features and limitations


You can replay audit trails in your browser, or using the Safeguard Desktop Player application. Note that there are differences between these solutions.

Browser Safeguard Desktop Player
Works without installation -
Works on any operating system Windows, Linux, Mac
Can replay audit trails recorded with SPS 5 F4 and newer
Can replay TN5250 sessions
Can extract files from SCP, SFTP, HTTP and RDP sessions -
Can replay HTTP sessions - Only exports raw files from the command line
Can replay X11 sessions
Can start replay while rendering is in progress -
Can follow 4-eyes connections -
Can replay live streams in follow mode -
Can export to PCAP -
Can display user input
Can display subtitles for video -
Export audit trail as video -
Export screen content text -
Can search in the contents of the audit trails -

For details on the Safeguard Desktop Player application, see Safeguard Desktop Player User Guide.

First steps

Thank you for installing the Safeguard Desktop Player

Now you can start using the Safeguard Desktop Player application to replay audit trail files that you have downloaded from One Identity Safeguard for Privileged Sessions (SPS). The following information will help you get started using the Safeguard Desktop Player. Note that currently this is not a public release, only a technology preview.

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