Review the device profiles or create a new device profile.
Also known as the Device Dictionary, this page contains
metadata for device objects. Review information for existing device
objects or add a new device objects. Using device objects as match
criteria in security policy allows you to create device-based policy,
where the firewall dynamically updates and applies security policy
to new and existing devices. Palo Alto Networks updates the Device
Dictionary via dynamic updates, which you can view in
The name of the device object.
The location of the device group for the device
The category of the device object (for example,
Video Audio Conference
The device profile for the device object.
The model of the device object.
The OS version of the device object.
The OS family of the device object.
The vendor for the device object.
to add a new
device object. Enter a
. Select additional metadata
for the device, such as
. You can also
list of devices to select the device you want to add. Click
confirm your changes.
Select a device object you no longer need then
Select the device object you want to move then
Select the device object on which to base the
new device profile and
Export the list of devices in
You can apply filters to create more specific outputs as needed. Only
visible columns in the web interface will be exported. See Configuration