Set Name

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Set Name is a flexible and powerful way to name devices automatically.

In the Device Name field, you can enter fixed text to name devices, and/or add attributes to dynamically name and number devices:

Device and Launchpad attributes at are available from the pulldown menu, including built-in attributes, sequential numbers (up to 4 digits) and custom attributes created by an administrator.

You can select multiple attributes by clicking on them to customize your device name.

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Attribute types:

Built-in: You can name devices using built data, such as device Serial number, Model, Device Name, etc. (in this case, Device name is Apple’s actual name for device: iPad, iPod, iPhone).

Sequential number: You can sequentially number devices with up to 4 digits

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Or you can name devices according to attributes you have created for Devices or Launchpads:

Important note: use caution when editing attributes you have added to the Device Name field. They are specifically created and formatted using [square brackets].

For more information, see attributes.