The Import Servers panel lets you identify the list of servers to be imported. Optionally, you can identify the Agent Installer Job that installs agents on the servers being imported.
File selection tree
Lets you select the file containing the list of servers you want to import. To create a server import text file using a comma-separated values (CSV) format, use the following syntax:
Click here to see samples of server import files.
The first example shows the simplest syntax — you simply list the host names of the servers you want to add:
The following example shows how to set the Customer property for each server:
If you need to include spaces in a property value, you must enclose the property value in double quotes:
The type of character encoding that should be used for exported data, such as UTF8 or UTF16.
Update Intrinsic Properties
Instructs the system to check the values of the servers' intrinsic properties.
If you do not select this option, the servers are added to the list of managed servers but the system does not contact the agent on each server and retrieve the server's intrinsic properties. As a result, these servers are not operational. To make them operational later, you can select each server and then select Verify from the pop-up menu or run an Update Server Properties Job on those servers.
If agent does not exist, install using Agent Installer Job
Check to instruct the system to install agent on the imported servers. Then click Browse Creating an Agent Installer Job.to navigate to the Agent Installer Job that installs the agents. For more information, see