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Machine View Top Pane Summary

The top pane in Machine View displays a table containing detailed information about every machine in your network that has been scanned and whose information resides in the database. Click on a column heading to sort the table by that information. You can also specify what information is presented by right-clicking the table heading and selecting or clearing the available items. Right-click on a column heading and select Column Chooser to add or remove columns from the display.

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Indicates whether the computer is a physical machine or an online virtual machine (), an offline virtual machine (), or a virtual machine template ().

Machine Group

The assigned machine group at the time of the scan.

Domain

The domain of the scanned machine.

Machine

The machine name.

IP Address

The IP address of the scanned machine.

Virtual Server

The name of the server that is hosting the virtual machine. This column does not apply to physical machines.

VM Name

The name of the virtual machine. This column does not apply to physical machines.

Path

The full path name of the hosted virtual machine. This column does not apply to physical machines.

Installed Patch Count

The total number of patches found on the scanned machine.

Missing Patch Count

The total number of patches missing on the scanned machine.

Missing Service Pack Count

The total number of service packs missing on the scanned machine.

Patch Breakdown

A visual representation of the percentage of installed patches (green) vs. missing patches (red) and missing service packs (yellow). If you choose to sort this column, the sort value for each machine is computed as follows: number of missing patches + (number of missing service packs * 10).

EOL Products

The number of software products on the machine that have been designated as at End-of-Life by their vendor.

Agent State

The current state of the agent installed on the machine. If an agent is not installed the No Agent icon is displayed.

Assigned Agent Policy

The name of the agent policy currently assigned to the scanned machine.

Last Agent Check In

Shows the last time the agent checked in with the console.

Agent Version

The version number of the agent currently installed on this machine.

Latest Patch Scan Date

Shows the last time a patch scan was performed on the scanned machine.

Operating System

The operating system being used on the scanned machine. If the operating system is shown inredit indicates that it has reached its end-of-life (EOL) phase and the vendor will limit support for the product.

Assigned Credential Name

The credentials currently assigned to this machine.

Console

The console that most recently managed this machine.

Asset Definition

The version of the Asset Definition data used in the last asset scan of this machine.

 

Last Asset Scan Template

The Asset Scan Template used in the latest asset scan of this machine.

Last Scan Tempate

The Patch Scan Template used in the latest patch scan of this machine.

Last Asset Scan Date

The date of the most recent asset scan of this machine.

Operating System Language

The locale of the machine operating system (e.g., en-US).

Patch Definition

The version of the Patch Definition data used in the last patch scan of this machine.

Reported Agent Policy

This applies only to agent machines. This is the agent policy last reported by the agent. It may differ from the Assigned Agent Policy if a new policy has been assigned but the agent has not checked in since the assignment was made.

Machine Criticality

The criticality assigned to this machine in the Manage Machine Properties dialog. Right-click one or more machines and select Machine Properties to edit this value.

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These columns display text entered in the Custom tab of the Manage Machine Properties dialog. Right-click one or more machines and select Machine Properties to edit these values.

 

The Machines menu enables you to perform the following actions on the machines in the top pane.

 

Expand all

Expands all machine trees in the top pane.

Collapse all

Collapses all machine trees in the top pane.

Export visible machines to CSV

Export information about the machines in the top pane to a Comma Separated Values (CSV) file. The CSV file can then be used within a spreadsheet program.

In addition, the refresh icon () refreshes all machine information in the top pane. The latest information for all machines is retrieved, and newly scanned machines may appear.


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