The custom fields feature extends
computer property information and integrates with your computer list
seamlessly. Assign data of your choice to the computers you manage to find and
sort them easier, or to add descriptive information.
Remember: To assign custom values to a computer, you must
first define custom fields.
For details, see
How to Define Custom Fields.
You can also use custom fields to achieve the same goal as
nested grouping (groups within groups) would.
Computers page, click once in a custom field
Remember: You can edit field values only in Detail View.
Edit or delete computer-specific data.
Enter a value
to assign it to the
Tip: When you start typing, Central brings up a list of
recently assigned values for the field.
contents of a field to delete a value.
Changes are saved instantly.
New to custom fields? Try the following:
Sort the computer list
Click the header of a custom field column to sort the computer
Use the Search box above your computer list to find computers by
a specific custom field value.
Display relevant information
When your computer list starts to become cluttered, you can show
or hide custom field columns as you would with other properties using the
column selector in the header bar.