Changing the icon of a device or entity - Industrial IoT

Industrial IoT Plugin Guide

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Industrial IoT

After you add a device, device type, entity, or entity type to Security Center, you can change the icon that is applied by default.

What you should know

The icon you assign to a device or entity is displayed in the entity browser and on maps.


  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Plugins task.
  2. Select a device or entity from the entity browser and click the Properties tab.
  3. In the Device section, click the browse button () in the Icon field.
  4. In the Select icon dialog box, select an icon and click Apply.
  5. (Optional) Select a custom icon from your local system:
    1. In the Select icon dialog box, click Browse.
    2. Navigate to the folder that contains the icon.
    3. Select the icon and click Open.
    4. Click Apply.
  6. Click Apply.