Set an Alias for an Endpoint

To identify one or more endpoints by a name that is different from the endpoint hostname, you can configure an alias.
To identify one or more endpoints by a name that is different from the endpoint hostname, you can configure an alias. You can set an alias for a single endpoint or you can set an alias for multiple endpoints in bulk. To quickly search for the endpoints during investigation and when you need to take action, you can use the either the endpoint hostname or the alias.
  1. Select
    Endpoints
    Endpoint Management
    Endpoint Administration
    .
  2. Select one or more endpoints.
  3. Right-click anywhere in the endpoint rows.
  4. Select
    Endpoint Control
    Change Endpoint Alias
    .
    endpoint-alias-change-bulk.png
  5. Enter the alias name and
    Update
    .
    If you later change your mind, you can
    Clear alias of all selected agents
    from the same menu.
  6. Use the Quick Launcher to search the endpoints by alias across the Cortex XDR management console.

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