This document provides you with steps required to add additional information about computers to identify them easily, using the Inventory Management feature in Desktop Central.
To add additional information about computers, follow the steps given below:
Note: If you want to add additional information for multiple computers, you can select specific computers and use the Bulk Update option to complete this task.
Note: The manually updated shipping date and expiry date will disable the automatic warranty scan.
You have added additional information for specific computers.
Adding Information Using Comma Separated Value (CSV) Files
You can also add additional details of a computer by importing information from Comma Separated Value (CSV) files.
The CSV file should contain the following fields:
* Mandatory fields
Sample CSV Format
COMPUTER_NAME,DOMAIN_NAME,OWNER,LOCATION,SEARCH_TAG,DESCRIPTION,OWNER_EMAIL_ID ANDREW,DEMO.DESKTOPCENTRAL,Andrew,AXV-3,"Laptop Computer, Personal Use","Laptop, os-winxp",email@example.com
BEN,DEMO.DESKTOPCENTRAL,Ben,AXV-4,"Laptop Computer, Personal Use","Laptop, os-win vista",firstname.lastname@example.org
The first line of the CSV comprises the column header and the columns. The columns can be in the order that you choose. Blank column values should be comma separated. If any column values contain commas, they should be specified within quotes.