Tag a Device
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You can tag a single asset or a group of assets that share common characteristics. Use tags to assign context to your assets for granular filters and queries.
After creating queries and investigating devices and adherence to policies, you can perform actions, such as Tag, on a single selected device or in bulk of selected devices.
You can use the tags in future queries, for example:
For more details on all supported actions, see Device Actions.
To Achieve this Milestone
Go to the Devices page, tag a few devices with shared characteristics, then issue a query that includes the new tag.
Tag a Device
To tag a device:
Select one or multiple device record checkboxes.
Once at least one device is selected, Actions button will be displayed above the query results table.
Click Actions and then click Tag. The Edit Tags popup opens.
Apply new or existing tags to the selected devices. The list of selected tags will be applied on all selected devices. Hence, tagging may be resulted in the removal of existing tags from one or from several of the selected devices.
You can use the tags you have created in queries, for example:
Device Profile - Tags Tab
You can use the Tags tab in the Device Profile page to add and to remove tags associated with a device. This tab displays the list of tags associated with the device.
To edit the device tags, click Edit Tags. Select the tags to be associated with the device and unselect tags you wish to unassociate from the device. You can also remove specific existing tag, by clicking Remove next to the relevant tag.
For more details on the Device Profile, see the Device Profile page.