Add a tag to a device

Adding a tag to a device helps you organize devices within the ExtraHop system. You can search for a device by tag, or create a dynamic device group based on a tag.

Before you begin

Create a device tag.
  1. Log into the Web UI on the Discover or Command appliance.
  2. Click the System Settings icon and then click Tags.
  3. Click a tag name in the table.
  4. Click the field in the Add <tag name> to a device section.
  5. Type the name of a device, an IP address, a MAC address, or a hostname.
  6. Select a device name from the search results.
    The device will appear on the page.
  7. (Optional): Repeat steps 4-6 to select additional devices.
  8. Click Save.
  9. Click Done to close the Tag Settings page.
    Tip:You can also add a tag to a device from a protocol page. Find a device and then click the device name. From the device's protocol page, click Properties in the upper right corner and then select the Tag tab.
Published 2021-12-01 20:14