Groups provide a container for exposing menus and forms to users.

Click Add > Group on the General tab to add a group.  Configure the following options for a group.

Option Description
Name Enter a name for the group you are creating. This is a string value describing the name of the group.  This name does not appear on the panel and it is used strictly as logical group name. This component is equipped with a default group called "Default Device Group". You may add menus and forms to this group.
Associated MFPs Enter the IP address or the host name of the devices that belong to this group. Click Ping to validate the host name or IP address of the scanner.
Global Authentication Specify whether to use component or group level authentication.
  • Select this check box to use component level authentication.
  • Clear this check box to use group level authentication.