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Unscheduled Device Polling and Rediscovery

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Updated: 3-9-2017

Devices are polled for statistics and status regularly, as specified in the Polling Settings. Discoveries run according to their schedule.

Use the Rediscover option to update node data such as machine type, system name, or location. This information does not often change.

You can poll a device or rediscover a node manually at any time.

  1. Log in to the Orion Web Console as an administrator.
  2. Click Settings > Manage Nodes.
  3. Select the node or interface you want to poll or rediscover.
  4. To poll the selected node or interface, click More Actions > Poll Now.
  5. To rediscover the selected node, click More Actions > Rediscover.
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