Delete Not Connecting Computers

The Delete not connecting computers task lets you remove computers according to specified criteria. For example, if the ESET Management Agent on a client computer has not connected for 30 days, it can be removed from ESMC Web Console.

Basic

In this section, you can enter basic information about a task, such as a Name and Description (optional). You can also select from the following task trigger settings:

Run task immediately after finish - Select this option to have the task run automatically after you click Finish.

Configure trigger - Select this option to enable the Trigger section, where you can configure trigger settings.

To set the trigger later, leave this check box deselected.

 

Settings

Group name - select a Static Group or create new a Static Group for renamed computers.

Number of days the computer has not been connected - type number of days after which computers will be removed.

Deactivate License - use this option if you also want to deactivate licenses of removed computers.

Remove unmanaged computers - if you select this check box, unmanaged computers will also be removed.

Trigger

The Trigger section contains information about the trigger(s) which would run a task. Each Server Task can have up to one trigger. Each trigger can run only one Server Task. If Configure trigger is not selected in the Basic section, a trigger is not created. A task can be created without trigger. Such a task can be run afterward manually or a trigger can be added later.

Advanced Settings - Throttling

By setting Throttling, you can set advanced rules for the created trigger. Setting throttling is optional.

Summary

All configured options are displayed here. Review the settings and click Finish if they are ok. The task is now created and ready to be used.