How to manage devices
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How to manage devices

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In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to manage devices that have already been created in the senhasegura platform, focusing on the options to edit, clone, disable, or reactivate a device.


How to edit a device

  1. On the top-left corner, click on the Grid Menu, identified by the nine squares, and select Devices.
  2. On the side menu, select Devices.
  3. On the list of devices on the main screen, select the device you’ll edit by clicking Edit, in the Action column, indicated by the pencil and paper icon.
  4. The pop-up window for the Device will appear.
  5. Make the desired changes. For more information about device registration, refer to the documentation on How to Configure a Device.
  6. Click Save.

How to clone a device

  1. On the top-left corner, click on the Grid Menu, identified by the nine squares, and select Devices.
  2. On the side menu, select Devices.
  3. On the list of devices on the main screen, select the device you’ll clone by clicking on the icon represented by three vertical dots, in the Action column, then choose Clone.
  4. In the modal, click Yes, and wait for the process to complete. A pop-up window will appear, indicating that you’ve cloned a device, and the access group policies will be updated.
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Your cloned device will receive the same name as the original one, followed by the suffix Copy XX, where XX is a number to identify the cloned device.


How to disable a device

  1. On the top-left corner, click on the Grid Menu, identified by the nine squares, and select Devices.
  2. On the sidebar menu, choose Devices.
  3. On the list of devices on the main screen, select the device you’ll disable by clicking on the icon represented by three vertical dots, in the Action column, then choose Disable.
  4. In the modal, click Yes and wait for the process to complete. A pop-up window will appear, indicating that you’ve deactivated a device, and the access group policies will be updated.
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Passwords associated with the disabled device will also be disabled.


How to activate a previously inactivated device

  1. On the top left-hand corner, click the Grid Menu, identified by the nine squares, and select Devices.
  2. In the side menu, select Devices.
  3. In the list of devices, filter for inactive devices by selecting No in the Active drop-down menu.
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To learn about device filters, refer to the Reference for device filters documentation.

  1. On the list, in the Action column, click on the icon identified by the three vertical dots, and select Activate from the drop-down menu.
  2. Click Yes in the confirmation modal.

The system will display a success message and move the device to the list of active devices.

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Note that when the device is reactivated, the credentials previously linked to that device won't be reactivated automatically. To activate them, you need to access the credentials report in Grid Menu > Reports > Credentials > Overview.


Next

  1. How to configure devices categories.
  2. How to manage devices without credentials.
  3. How to check the device connectivity.
  4. Reference for devices.
  5. Reference for device filters.

Do you still have questions? Reach out to the senhasegura Community.


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