General Registry Settings


Table of Contents:

Below you can see the list of registry keys for various NetDocuments features. 

Host registry


Select the host to be used.

Registry locations:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\NetVoyage\ NetDocuments\Host


NOTE: HKLM registry is only used by ndOffice.

  • US (
  • US-GOV (
  • UK (
  • AU (
  • DE (
  • DUCOT (

AutoImport registry


List the auto-import folder path. 

Registry Location:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\NetVoyage\ NetDocuments\AutoImport

If no path is listed, Auto Import is turned off.

AutoSync registry


If set to True, then import on demand.

If set to False, then import every 4 hours or when a user manually synchronizes.

Registry Location:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\NetVoyage\ NetDocuments\autoSync

  • True
  • False

EchoLoc registry


List Echo folder path used by the web echo (ActiveX).

Registry Location: 

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\NetVoyage\ NetDocuments\EchoLoc


EchoRetention registry


Specify the Echo retention period for storing documents in the Echo folder. 

HKLM registry is only used by ndOffice. 

Registry Locations:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\NetVoyage\ NetDocuments\EchoRetention


0 (this setting is default, but does not appear in the registry until the user enters a value or it’s added through a script or GPO.)

Any positive number indicates a number of retention days. Otherwise echoing is turned off.


UseMapi registry


A system administrator can enable the Desktop Email integration for all users by adding the following key to the registry:


This REG_SZ type string must be set to True to enable the integration, and False to disable it. 

  • True
  • False

LastCreateType registry


This is the file extension last selected under Add > Blank Document.

Registry location:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\NetVoyage\ NetDocuments\lastCreateType


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