Editing device information
Use the Edit Device page to edit information about a device. The information and options available on the Edit Device page depend on the device type, firmware version, and which features are enabled.
To edit information for a device or model device:
- Go to Device Manager > Device & Groups.
- In the tree menu, select the device group.
- In the content pane, select the device or model device and click Edit, or right-click on the device and select Edit. The Edit Device pane displays.
- Edit the device settings as required.
The name of the device.
Descriptive information about the device.
Enter the IP address of the device.
Enter the model device’s pre-shared key. Select Show Pre-shared Key to see the key.
This option is only available when editing a model device that was added with a pre-shared key.
Automatically link to real device
Select to automatically register the device with FortiManager when the device is online.
This option is only available when editing a model device.
The serial number of the device.
For model devices added with a pre-shared key, this will show the device model.
The firmware version.
Enter the administrator user name.
Enter the administrator user password.
The connected interface, if the connection is up.
Displays whether the FortiGate unit is operating in standalone or high availability mode.
Identifies the latitude and longitude of the device location to support the interactive maps.
Click Show Map to open a map showing the location of the device based on the coordinates. Click and drag the map marker to adjust the device's location.
Optionally, enter the company or organization information.
Optionally, enter the country where the device is located.
Optionally, enter the province or state.
Optionally, enter the city.
Optionally, enter the contact information.
- After making the appropriate changes click OK.