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    Locating a Device and Viewing Device Properties Using Network Director Mobile

    You can locate a device and view its properties by searching or by browsing.

    To locate a device and view its properties:

    1. Select the Devices button at the bottom of the page to open Devices mode.
    2. To locate the device by searching:
      1. Enter search text in the search box (it contains the text Hostname or IP until you enter text).
      2. Select the search button.
      3. Locate the device in the list of search results.
      4. For information about the device properties shown, see Table 1.
    3. To locate the device by browsing:
      1. Select the device type (Switches, Wireless Controllers, or Fabric).
      2. If you selected Switches or Wireless Controllers, select the device family from the list, then locate the device in the list of devices that opens.
      3. If you selected Fabric:
        1. Locate the QFabric device in the list.
        2. Select the arrow next to the device to browse the list of its components.
        3. Select a component type from the list, then locate the device in the list of devices that opens.
      4. For information about the device properties shown, see Table 1.

    Table 1: Device Properties Shown in Network Director Mobile Inventory

    Field

    Description

    Hostname

    Configured name of the device.

    Device Family

    Device family of the device. For example, MSS, EX, or WLC. Shown only on inventory pages created by searching.

    Platform

    Model number of the device. Shown only on inventory pages created by searching.

    Model

    Type of the device. Shown only on inventory pages that you browse to, not on search results pages.

    Mgmnt IP

    IP Address of the device.

    Mgmnt Status

    Displays whether the device is directly manageable or not.

    Connection Status

    Connection status of the device in Network Director:

    • UP–Device is connected to Network Director.
    • DOWN–Device is not connected to Network Director.
    • N/A–Device connection status is not available.

    Serial Number

    Serial number on device chassis.

    Modified: 2018-01-24