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Edit device details

Jun 10, 2010

You can change the name and category of a device that is available on the Network Security Map. You can select the categories such as Generic Device, Laptop, Media Device, or Game Console.

You cannot change the category of the device that you added manually. By default, Norton Internet Security displays the category of the manually added device as USER DEFINED.

The Network Security Map window displays different icons, depending on the category that you select. Icons help you to identify the devices that are listed in the Network Map.


To edit the details of the device that is on your network
  1. In the Norton Internet Security main window, in the Network pane, click Network Security Map.
  2. In the Network Security Map window, in the Network Map, click a device icon.
  3. In the device details area, next to Device Name, click Edit.
  4. In the Edit Device Details dialog box, in the Name box, type a new name.
  5. In the Category drop-down list, click one of the following device categories:
    • GENERIC DEVICE
    • DESKTOP PC
    • LAPTOP
    • SERVER PC
    • NETWORK PRINTER
    • ROUTER/SWITCH
    • CABLE/DSL MODEM
    • MEDIA DEVICE
    • GAME CONSOLE
    • PDA/MOBILE PHONE
    • NETWORK STORAGE DEVICE
    • WEB CAMERA
  6. Click OK.
To edit the name of the device that you added manually
  1. In the Norton Internet Security main window, in the Network pane, click Network Security Map.
  2. In the Network Security Map window, in the Network Details drop-down list, click Trust Control.
  3. In the Network Map, select a device that you added.
  4. In the device details area, next to Device Name, click Edit.
  5. In the Edit Device Details dialog box, in the Name box, type a new name.
  6. Click OK.

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