Discovery and Inventory Group

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Troubleshooting


This section covers troubleshooting for the Software Products and functions surrounding it.



 


Software Components Missing


In the Inventory tab ...

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Software "Identify Inventory" Filter.



Additional information on using the Identify Inventory filter fields:



Quotation marks limit your search to an exact match.



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Does a custom schedule have an End Date that’s passed?


By default Inventory Policies have no end date to their schedules. If using the default schedules (listed on the policy ...

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Target Systems Not Running Inventory


If target systems are not running Inventory, here are the questions to ask:






Does the system have the Plug-in?





Is ...

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Identifying the Problem Location

The key to fixing Inventory problems is identifying what is causing them in the first place. The difficulty is that a myriad of problems will result ...

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Applies To / Compliance

By default every Inventory Policy, including new ones created, are targeted to the filter: Computers with Inventory Plug-in. The default filter cannot be ...

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Inventory Policy Advanced Run Options

Many of the Advanced options were discussed in the previous section. This section covers those options under the Run Options tab, and expands ...

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Inventory Types

On the main page there are four general Inventory types. Each type may include additional break-down in what is gathered.





How each type works and is ...

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Policies versus Tasks

Both policies and tasks have their pros and cons. I recommend using Policies for most use-cases, but there may be times when a Task is the right choice to ...

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Server Components

This section covers the Setting and configuration items located in the Symantec Management Console. These are used for administrative and troubleshooting purposes. ...