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Add the Serial Number option to the Search Nodes function

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Updated June 27, 2017


Add the Serial Number option when looking for nodes using the Search Nodes function from the Summary page.


All NPM versions


  1. Go to Settings > All Settings > Manage Nodes > Custom Property Editor.
  2. Click Add custom property.
  3. Select the nodes and click Next.
  4. Under Property Templates, select SerialNumber.
  5. Select how this property will be used, such as Alerts, Filtering, Grouping, Reports, Object Details View.
  6. Select All nodes.
  7. Click Submit.



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