Using Copy Resource option you can make multiple copies of the component and its details. On making multiple copies of the resource, it becomes easier for the technician to add bulk of similar components. The technician need not manually enter all the components details for each component. The new copies of the component will be assigned with new component name and rest of the details is retailed as is.
To Copy Resource,
Log in to the AssetExplorer application using your user name and password.
Click the Assets tab in the header pane. This opens the assets home page.
Click Components under Assets block on the left hand side of the page. Select the respective Assets Components link. e.g. Keyboards. This opens the corresponding components page.
Click the Title of the components to be duplicated. This opens the Components details page.
Click the Actions menu on the right hand side of the page. Select Copy Resource option. This opens the Copy Resource pop up window.
Specify the Number of Copies in the given numeric field. The maximum value you can enter is 9. If you need more than 9 copies of the component, then you need to invoke Copy Resource again.
Click Copy to make the copies of the component. The new copies of the component will be assigned with new component name that will uniquely identify them. The rest of the information is retained as is. While copying a component, the owner name will not be available for the copied component. If needed you can also edit the component details.