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Managing Network Devices
Managing Network Devices
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The Web > Network Devices > Device Management page lists the devices and tunnel connections currently registered with the cloud portal. Depending on your account, these may be edge devices, Forcepoint appliances, EasyConnect services, or all.
Use this page to:
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A table displays your current devices and connections. Use the left selection menu or the drop-down list at the top of the table to filter what is shown. Above the table are the tools that can be used to manage and review your appliances or devices.
Global options
A variety of controls above the table can be used to:
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Enter all or part of a device name to start searching. The table is updated to show only results that match your search. Matched elements of the device name string are highlighted.
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Click , then select Add Edge Device (see Adding or editing edge device information) or Add EasyConnect Service (see Adding or editing an EasyConnect service).
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Click , then select Add Appliance (see Adding or editing appliance information).
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Click , then enter a folder name and click Add. You can nest folders as needed for ease of management.
Once you have created folders, you can use drag and drop to move devices into folders, and to move folders.
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Mark the check box next to each device or folder that you want to delete, then click the Delete button.
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For edge devices using IPsec tunneling that have a CA defined, use the button to generate device certificates. You can generate certificates for multiple selected devices at the same time. See Generating device certificates.
Note that the option to add an IPsec edge device is available only to customers who had similar devices configured prior to the introduction of IPsec Advanced.
Note also that IPsec Advanced does not support certificates.
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For I Series appliances, use the Optimize performance link at the top, right of the page to determine what traffic to send to the cloud service for analysis (see Optimizing appliance performance for details).
The detail pane
A detail pane to the right of the table that displays important device information and access to configuration tools.
For information about the details available for each device, see:
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Configuration tools for edge devices and EasyConnect services
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For devices using IPsec tunneling with certificate authentication, click to Generate Certificates for any device that has an associated certificate authority.
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Configuration tools for appliances
To edit appliance information, click , then see Adding or editing appliance information.
Click for a menu of other available options. The options are different for unregistered and registered appliances.
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For appliances that are not yet registered, select Register Appliance. Registration instructions and the registration key appear in a pop-up window.
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Select Download Update to select from a list of available software updates. The selection pop-up includes a link to the release notes for each available version.
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Select Upgrade History to review a list of updates downloaded to or installed on the appliance.
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Select Delete Appliance to remove the appliance entry from the Device Management table.

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