Use this page to approve targets of the user role that can create or edit monitors, rules, tasks, or views for approved targets. This page is available when you start the wizard for the Author user role.

This page contains the elements described in the following table.

Name Description

All targets are automatically approved, including targets in Management Packs imported in the future

Approves every target defined in all installed Management Packs for this user role. When additional Management Packs are installed, targets in those Management Packs are automatically approved.

Only targets explicitly added to the 'Approved targets' grid are approved

Approves only targets that you choose, as listed in Approved targets.

Approved Targets

Lists targets in installed Management Packs that you manually approve.


Opens the Scope MP Objects by Targets dialog box, where you can select or clear all or specific targets defined in installed Management Packs.


Removes selected targets from the approved targets list.

Target description

Displays the target description, if a description was specified in the Management Pack.

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