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Use the Credential and Credential Rings Rules Wizard to configure the credentials and credential rings rules Patch Manager needs to use to communicate with each of the managed resources defined in the previous section.
Patch Manager needs administrator permissions on managed resources to execute certain tasks. The following procedure allows you to specify the credentials for each group, or type of system. You can also limit Patch Manager users' access to resources using User Preferences and additional credential rings.
For additional information about managing access to Patch Manager resources, see "Managing Patch Manager Users and Security" .
To configure credentials and credential rings rules:
.\before the username. For example, enter
.\administratorto specify the local Administrator account for several computers.