Dell EMC OpenManage Essentials Version 2.5 User's Guide

Adding a Device to the Map

  • NOTE: Only PowerEdge VRTX and PowerEdge FX2/FX2s devices with an Enterprise license that are not already placed on the map can be added to the map.
  • NOTE: Only OpenManage Essentials Administrators and Power Users are permitted to add a device to the map.
To add a device on the map:
  1. Perform one of the following:
    • Click Home > Map View .
    • Click Manage > Devices > Map View .
  2. On the Map View:
    • Right-click the map, and click Add Licensed Device .
    • Move the mouser pointer over the Actions menu, and click Add Licensed Device.
    The Device Location Details dialog box is displayed.
  3. From the Devices list, select the device you want to add.
  4. If required, in the Description field, type an appropriate description for the device.
  5. If you want to add the device at a location different from where you right-clicked on the map, in the Address field, type the address of the location. For example, Chicago.
    • NOTE: Using the Address field to add a device on the map requires an Internet lookup through the map provider to resolve the provided address. The device is added to the most appropriate location available from the Internet lookup. If the map provider is not able to resolve the address, a message is displayed.
  6. If required, in the Contact field, type the contact information.
  7. Click Save.

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