Adding a location to a group

When you add a location to a group, you specify the conditions that trigger the clients in the group to switch to the location. Location awareness is effective only if you also apply appropriate policies and settings to each location.
  1. To add a location to a group
  2. In the console, click
    Clients
    .
  3. In the
    Clients
    page, under
    Clients
    , select the group for which you want to add one or more locations.
  4. On the
    Policies
    tab, uncheck
    Inherit policies and settings from parent group "
    group name
    "
    .
    You can add locations only to groups that do not inherit policies from a parent group.
    You can also click
    Add Location
    to run the
    Add Location
    wizard.
  5. In the
    Client
    page, under
    Tasks
    , click
    Manage Locations
    .
  6. In the
    Manage Locations
    dialog box, under
    Locations
    , click
    Add
    .
  7. In the
    Add Location
    dialog box, type the name and description of the new location, and then click
    OK
    .
  8. To the right of the
    Switch to this location when
    box, click
    Add
    .
  9. In the
    Type
    list, select a condition, and then select the appropriate definition for the condition.
    A client computer switches to the location if the computer meets the specified criteria.
  10. Click
    OK
    .
  11. To add more conditions, click
    Add
    , and then select either
    Criteria with AND relationship
    or
    Criteria with OR relationship
    .
  12. Click
    OK
    .