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Version 8.1.00 enhancements

This section contains information about enhancements in version 8.1.00 of the BMC Asset Management product.

Simplified installation

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License Type Import Export tool for porting licenses

Version 8.1.00 introduces a new license type export and import tool that allows users to export license types and import them to other BMC Asset Management systems. The tool also maintains an export and import log.
For more information on importing and exporting license types, see Porting license types.

Email based approvals

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For more information about email-based approvals, see Approving or rejecting requests via email.

Updates to the console

The BMC Remedy IT Service Management 8.1 includes a number of console changes that simplify navigation:

  • The Consoles menu is no longer available on the Asset Management console. As of version 8.1.00, the BMC Remedy ITSM application consoles can be accessed only from the Applications flyout menu.
  • The Advanced Functions menu is no longer available on the Asset Management form. As of version 8.1.00, options that were listed under Advanced Functions are now available in the Functions menu.
  • You can select additional columns to add to the asset table on the Asset Management Console by clicking Preferences > Add Columns.

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Known and corrected issues

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