Editing a policy

You can edit shared and non-shared policies on the
Policies
tab on the
Clients
page as well as on the
Policies
page.
Locations as well as groups can share the same policy. You must assign a shared policy after you edit it. See:
To edit a policy on the Policies page (Option 1)
  1. To edit a policy on the Policies page, in the console, click
    Policies
    .
  2. On the
    Policies
    page, under
    Policies
    , click the policy type.
  3. In the
    policy type
    Policies
    pane, click the specific policy that you want to edit.
  4. Under
    Tasks
    , click
    Edit the Policy
    .
  5. In the
    policy type
    Policy Overview
    pane, edit the name and description of the policy, if necessary.
  6. To edit the policy, click any of the
    policy type
    Policy
    pages for the policies.
  1. To edit a policy on the Clients page (Option 2)
  2. To edit a policy on the
    Clients
    page, in the console, click
    Clients
    .
  3. On the
    Clients
    page, under
    Clients
    , select the group for which you want to edit a policy.
  4. On the
    Policies
    tab, uncheck
    Inherit policies and settings from parent group "
    group name
    "
    .
    You must disable inheritance for this group. If you do not uncheck inheritance, you cannot edit a policy.
  5. Under
    Location-specific Policies and Settings
    , scroll to find the name of the location whose policy you want to edit.
  6. Locate the specific policy for the location that you want to edit.
  7. To the right of the selected policy, click
    Tasks
    , and then click
    Edit Policy
    .
  8. Do one of the following tasks:
    • To edit a non-shared policy, go to the next step.
    • To edit a shared policy, in the
      Edit Policy
      dialog box, click
      Edit Shared
      to edit the policy in all locations.
  9. You can click a link for the type of policy that you want to edit.