Manage Device Groups

Device groups are used to organize devices in the Device tree. Groups are represented as folders in the tree. In the Output Manager Console Devices tree, you can create, move, rename, and delete device groups.

To create a device group

  1. In the Device tree, right-click a device group (folder) and click New Group.
    A new group (folder) titled UnNamed is added to the device group.
  2. In the edit field, type the name of the new group and press Enter.

To move a device group

In the Device tree, click a device group and drag it to a new location in the tree.
As you drag the item a yellow arrow will appear to the left of the tree to indicate where the group will be placed.

To rename a device group

  1. In the Device tree, right-click a device group, and click Rename.
  2. In the edit field, type the new group name and press Enter.
    To cancel the rename, press Esc.

To delete a device group

All objects in a group must be removed before a group can be deleted. Groups that contain devices or device groups cannot be deleted.
In the Device tree, right-click a device, and click Delete.