Use the following procedure to change the Essentials proxy agent for network devices. The proxy agent can be any computer managed by Essentials. It must have SNMP installed, an optional Windows component, and be able to connect to the devices using SNMP.

To change the proxy agent for network devices

  1. In the Essentials console, click the Administration button.

    When you run the Essentials console on a computer that is not the Essentials management server, the Connect To Server dialog box displays. In the Server name text box, type the name of the Essentials management server.
  2. In the Administration pane, expand Administration, expand Device Management, and then click Network Devices.

  3. In the Network Devices pane, select the network devices for which you want to change the proxy agent, right-click them, and then select Change Proxy Agent.

  4. In the Change Proxy Agent dialog box, select the computer you want the device to use as the new proxy agent, and then click OK.  

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Основные понятия

Device Management Node of the Essentials Console