Customizing Security Center behavior when renaming hardware units - Security Center 5.9

Security Center Administrator Guide 5.9

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Security Center 5.9
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You can configure how Config Tool behaves when a you rename a hardware unit, such as an access control unit or a video unit.

What you should know

By default, when you rename a unit you receive a Do you want to rename the related devices? message. If you select the Never ask me again option, you can change the setting at a later time from the Options dialog box.

This settings is saved as part of your user profile.


  1. From the home page, click Options > User interaction.
  2. In the Administration tasks section, select how Config Tool behaves when you rename a unit from the Rename all the devices inside the unit drop-down list:
    Ask user
    Ask you before renaming all the devices related to the unit.
    Rename all related devices without asking you.
    Never rename the related devices.
  3. Click Save.