Previewing a Smart Client Computer Group

After you define a rule, you can preview the list of clients that will be included in the Smart Client Computer Group.


  1. From the CommCell Browser, right-click Client Computer Groups and then click New Group.
  2. In the Group Name, type a name for your new computer group.
  3. Select the Automatic Association check box.
  4. From the Rule Group, select the appropriate options.

    For example, to group all "Windows" computers:

    • From the drop-down list, select OS Type, equal to and click Windows.

    For a list of all of the available rules, see Rules Available for Smart Client Computer Groups.

  5. Click Preview to view the clients that will be grouped according to your rule.
  6. In the Preview Results dialog box, click Close.
  7. Click OK.