Editing a Device

When there are changes to devices on your network, you can edit router information.

To edit a device, follow these steps:

  1. In the Junos Scope main window, click Settings > Devices. The Devices dialog box appears.
  2. Select the check box for the device that you want to edit.
  3. Click Edit. The Edit Device dialog box appears.
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  4. Edit the device information as needed.
  5. Edit the labels associated with a device by clicking the appropriate check boxes at the bottom of the dialog box.
  6. Click OK. The edited device information is stored in the Junos Scope software database and is displayed in the Devices dialog box.

You can also edit a device in the Junos Scope database using command-line interface (CLI) commands. To add a device, follow these steps:

  1. Login to the Junos Scope server and enter jtk/rc.d/cliutility and enter your username when prompted.
    user@host> jtk/rc.d/cliutility
    Please authenticate yourself
    User name:
  2. To edit a device, enter the following command: edit device -name "device name" -ip/dns "ip" -accessmethod "Method" -model < model > -location < location > -comment < comment > -labels "labels"
    user@host>edit device -name "router5" -ip/dns "" -accessmethod "access" -model T320   -location americas -comment force added -labels "South"