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Table of Contents

Administration Guide

Setting values for required meta fields

When a required meta field is defined for a device object, a column automatically displays on the Device Manager pane. The column displays the value for each device. When the required meta field lacks a value, an exclamation mark displays, indicating that you must set the value.

See also Meta Fields.

To set values for required meta fields:
  1. Go to Device Manager.
  2. View the columns.

    A column displays for required meta fields.

    In the following example, a column named location is displayed for the required meta field named location. A value of San Jose is defined for one device, but no value is defined for the other device.

  3. Right-click the device that lacks a value, and select Edit.

    The Edit Device pane is displayed.

  4. Under Meta Fields, complete the options labeled as Required, and click OK.

    The value displays on the Device Manager pane.

Setting values for required meta fields

When a required meta field is defined for a device object, a column automatically displays on the Device Manager pane. The column displays the value for each device. When the required meta field lacks a value, an exclamation mark displays, indicating that you must set the value.

See also Meta Fields.

To set values for required meta fields:
  1. Go to Device Manager.
  2. View the columns.

    A column displays for required meta fields.

    In the following example, a column named location is displayed for the required meta field named location. A value of San Jose is defined for one device, but no value is defined for the other device.

  3. Right-click the device that lacks a value, and select Edit.

    The Edit Device pane is displayed.

  4. Under Meta Fields, complete the options labeled as Required, and click OK.

    The value displays on the Device Manager pane.