Making a Device Active

Scenario: The group device manager places a spare device into use in the department.

To make a device active:

  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 "Active" from the drop-down list.
    2. In the Notes field, enter today’s date, the reason for the change in status, and your initials.
    3. Click Save.