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Service Pack 2 for version 8.1.00: 8.1.02

This section contains information about fixes and updates in this service pack, and provides instructions for downloading and installing the service pack.


For information about issues corrected in this service pack, see Known and corrected issues.

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Service Pack 2 provides the enhancements described here.



Usability enhancements for BMC Asset Management

Service Pack 2 introduces the following enhancements:


Updates to the Asset Management console:

  • Additional Location based filters have been added on the Asset Management console.
  • Additional advanced filter options to search for CIs with specific components. You can now search based on Region, Room, Serial Number, and Floor.
  • Additional predefined filter to search based on all CI types.
  • Search for CI based on the CI Type from the Asset Management console.
  • Options to directly relate people to a CI from the Asset Management console. You can also modify the role of the related people from the Asset Management console.
    For more information about relating people to a CI, see Relating people, organizations, and groups to CIs in Service Pack 1 or later for version 8.1.

    For more information about the updates to the Asset Management console, see Functional areas of the Asset Management console.
  • Display of the inventory location if CI is In Inventory on the Inventory Location form. For more information see, Viewing inventory locations.

Downloading the service pack

For download instructions, see Downloading service packs.

Installing the service pack

If you are installing the product for the first time, see Installing. If you are installing this service pack as an upgrade, see Upgrading.

Related topics

Known and corrected issues

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