Connection Manager Administration Kit (CMAK)

CMAK, or Connection Manager Administration Kit, is a wizard-based tool for creating custom connectivity solutions, and a component of Internet Connection Services for Microsoft Remote Access Service.

What is CMAK (Connection Manager Administration Kit)?

A wizard-based tool for creating custom connectivity solutions, and a component of Internet Connection Services for Microsoft Remote Access Service (RAS). The Connection Manager Administration Kit (CMAK) is used to customize the Microsoft Connection Manager (CM) client component. Internet service providers (ISPs) can use this tool to customize dial-up installation packages for their customers. Customization features include:

  • Animated logon screen, which can include a custom logo
  • Desktop icons
  • The language the dialer displays to the customer
  • Support numbers and help files
  • Various connect actions that the dialer performs when dialing, such as shutting down applications or downloading files