Making a Device Spare

This topics describes the steps to follow in a scenario where a group device manager places a device into the department’s spares pool.

To make a device spare:

  1. Complete steps 1 to 5 in Beginning to Manage Devices.
  2. Update fields in the Add/Edit Device dialog box:
    1. In the Status field, select "Spare" status from the drop-down list.
    2. In the Notes field, enter today’s date, note the change in status, and your initials.
    3. Click Save.