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Configure unscheduled downtime for a device

Configure a device or group of devices to Unscheduled downtime to perform maintenance unscheduled or unexpected maintenance tasks. During the downtime, the Agent Status, as well as all services on the device, changes to a disconnected state.

For a device

  1. Click ViewsAll Devices.
  2. Click the name of the device.
  3. Click SettingsMonitoring Options.
  4. Click to select the Unscheduled Downtime check box.
  5. Click Save.

For multiple devices

  1. Click ViewsAll Devices.
  2. Click the checkbox next to the desired devices, or click the top checkbox to select all devices.
  3. Click Add TaskMaintenanceConfigure Unscheduled Downtime.
  4. Click to select the Unscheduled Downtime check box.
  5. Click Save.

Repeat the above steps to take the device out of downtime.