Rename computers

You can use Rename Computers task to rename computers to FQDN format in ERA. You can use existing server task that came default with ERA installation. This task automatically renames synchronized computers located in Lost & found group every hour or create new, click Server Task > Rename computers > New.

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Enter basic information about the task, such as the Name, Description (optional) and Task Type. The Task Type defines the settings and behavior of the task. Select the check box next to Run task immediately after finish to have the task run automatically after you click Finish.

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Group name - select a Static or Dynamic Groups or create new a Static or Dynamic Group, where will be renamed computers.

Rename based on:

Computer name

Computer FQDN (Fully Qualified Domain Name)

Resolution of name conflicts for computers already present in ERA (computer name must be unique) and those added via synchronization. Checks only apply to the names of computers outside the subtree being synchronized.

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Select an existing trigger for this task, or create a new trigger. It is also possible to Remove or Modify a selected trigger.

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Review the configuration information displayed here and if it is ok, click Finish. The task is now created and ready to be used.