How to Rename an Asset Manufacturer

You can rename an asset manufacturer in the following ways:

  • In the Other Assets panel
  • While you are adding an asset
    With this method, you can also edit a manufacturer's information (address, phone number, etc.).

In the Other Assets Panel

  1. In the left pane, find the manufacturer you want to rename.
  2. Right-click it and select Rename.
  3. Enter the new name.

While Adding an Asset

  1. Select File > New Asset.
  2. In the New Asset dialog box, enter the name of the asset and other fields as needed.
  3. Click Manufacturers.
  4. Select a manufacturer from the list and select Change.
  5. Type the new name for this manufacturer, and edit information in the other fields as needed.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Click OK until you exit the New Asset dialog box. The renamed manufacturer will be available for you to select whenever you add or modify an asset.
You cannot rename the <Unknown> manufacturer.