Basic information is Machine's name, MAC and IP addresses along with the group name the Machine belongs to. Optionally while editing the basic information it is possible to specify two custom fields and description for the Machine that can help you while the inventory process. To retrieve basic information about the Machine first of all check the Basic Information option on the Settings tab under the Machine Information Scan Options. Then select the Machines you want to retrieve basic info for and choose Update Selected option from the drop-down of the Update button located on the tool bar above the Machine Tree. As soon as the update process completes you are about to see the basic information for the Machine by selecting it in the Machine Tree. Pic 1
The basic information is displayed in an orange part of the Machine information area. You can edit this information using the Edit button on the management tool bar or create a report containing this information. While editing the basic information it is possible to specify two custom fields that can help you while the inventory process.