Group Actions

Navigate to  Computers > Groups and select the group you want to manage. Click the Group button or the gear icon gear_icon next to the group name. A menu with the following options will be displayed:

Group Action

Group Action Description

Applies to

Static Groups

Dynamic Groups

details_defaultShow Details

Provides an overview of the selected group.

add_new_default New Static Group

The selected group becomes the default parent group, but you can change the parent group later when you create a new Static Group.


play_default Tasks

Select Client Tasks to be executed on devices in this group:

scan_default Scan - Run the On Demand Scan task on all clients in the selected group.

update_default Update Modules - Run the Modules Update task (triggers an update manually).

play_default Run Task - Select one or more Client Tasks and run them on the selected device.

add_new_default New Task - Create a new Client Task. Select a task and configure the throttling (optional) for this task. The task will be queued according to the task settings.
This option immediately triggers an existing task that you select from a list of available tasks. The trigger is not available for this task, because it will be executed immediately.

clock_default Last used tasks - List of last used Client Tasks for all groups and computers.

clock_default Reports

Select and run a report from the selected group.


manage_default Manage Policies

Assign a Policy to the selected group.

edit_default Edit

Edit the selected Group. The same settings apply as when you create a new group (static or dynamic).

move_default Move

Select a group and move it as a subgroup of another group.

delete_default Delete

Remove the selected group.

icon_apply_sooner_defaultApply sooner

icon_apply_later_defaultApply later

Change the priority level of a Dynamic Group.


import_default Import

Import a list (usually a text file) of computers, as members of the selected group. If the computers already exist as members of this group, the conflict will be solved based on the selected action.


icon_export Export

Export the members of the group (and subgroups, if selected) in a list (.txt file). This list can be used for review or imported later.