Setting a Name and Location to Identify the Edge Filer
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Setting a Name and Location to Identify the Edge Filer

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The CTERA Edge Filer name is used as a unique identifier of this CTERA Edge Filer on the network. The name must be different than any other CTERA Edge Filer or PC on the network. The location field enables you to document the CTERA Edge Filer’s physical location, and is optional.

To configure the CTERA Edge Filer name and location:

  1. In the Configuration view, select Main > This Device in the navigation pane.
    The This Device page opens, displaying the edge filer details.
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  2. To configure the CTERA Edge Filer's name:
    1. Next to the Device Name field, click the edit icon.
    2. Enter the name to represent the CTERA Edge Filer in the network neighborhood.
    3. Click the tick icon.
  3. Configure the CTERA Edge Filer's physical location.
    1. Next to the Physical Location field, click the edit icon.
    2. Enter the CTERA Edge Filer's location.
      For example: “Delaware Branch Office.”
    3. Click the tick icon.

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