Creating and editing custom attributes

This topic describes how to view and edit your BigFix Insights connection details.

Creating custom attributes

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This topic describes how to create, edit and delete custom attributes.

With custom attributes, you can customize the reports to suit your needs. An example is mapping OS X 10.8 to Mac OS.

Note: The Set Global Permissions checkbox of the Report Attribute: Create/Edit/Delete should be selected to create, edit, or delete a custom attribute.

Perform the following to add a custom attribute:

Procedure

  1. Log in to WebUI.
  2. Click Apps tab and click Insights.

  3. Click Add new attribute in the Insights Details page.

  4. Enter the Category Name, Attribute Name, and Value in the Add Attribute window and click OK.

Editing custom attributes

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Perform the following to edit a custom attribute:

Procedure

  1. Navigate to the Insights Details page in the WebUI.
  2. Select the attribute from the list that you want to edit.
  3. Click the edit icon.

    Note: To delete a custom attribute, select the attribute and click the Delete icon on the right or click Delete button above the attribute list.