Guides

How to import tags from XLSX into vScope using Postman

Using vScope’s API is an advanced level of vScope and is usually not necessary. If you are not experienced using rest API’s it’s recommended to ask for help from a colleague who is. Sometimes API requests are needed for specific tasks, for example importing manual tags and their values, or importing IP targets. Here’s a […]

How to add customized discovery tags in vScope

By using probes, vScope discovers information from multiple technological platforms in the datacenter. This requires no scripting skills from the user. By default, vScope extracts the most commonly used information from every platform and stores it in tags (Learn more about tags and tagging). If you want vScope to extract additional information that is not […]

How To Change SMI-S HTTP(S) Port

The SMI-S HTTP(S) port is by default 5989. It’s possible to change this by entering the advanced settings for the SMI-S credential. First Enter the Discovery Manager and choose the Credentials view. Find the SMI-S credential you wish to adjust and click it. Second You can choose what ports you wish to use under the […]

How to access vScope

vScope is hosted on a server in your environment. It’s possible to log in to vScope from browsers in the same environment using a url. Type in the Base URI provided by your vScope adminsitrator in the URL field. (This can be found in Settings -> Miscellaneous) To log in to vScope you need an […]

What is a Price list version?

Creating versions of Price lists allows you to schedule or create new price rules without affecting historical price information. Price list Versions can be created from within the Manage Price list view in vScope Billing A version of a Price list has a description and a starting date. Price list versions and Billing period Which […]

How Do I Use the Filter Panel?

There are two different ways to use the filter panel in vScope,  basic filters and filtering using regex. Basic filters Using the check boxes One click – only show checked values. The example below will filter the table to show all machines with Host RAM of 4095.11 Mbytes. Two clicks – Filter on NOT checked […]

How to Set up the Email Server

InfraSight Labs’ email server is set by default. To use your own (1) go to settings: 2. Go to email configuration Simply fill in the SMTP Server and the Port and Sender adress of your choice. If you use SMTP Authentication you’ll need to fill in the credential for this as well. 3. Click Apply

How to Get Started with vScope Billing

Notice: Administrator privileges in vScope are required to use Billing vScope Billing allows organizations to add prices to their IT resources for more accurate and efficient billing process. Setting up Billing in vScope is a quite straight forward process that, if done right, will only take you a few minutes. This guide goes through the basics […]

MSSQL – Find Instance Port

To find out which port a MS SQL instance is listening on you can use the Sql Server Configuration Manager. On the machine running the instance do the following: Start Sql Server Configuration Manager Expand SQL Server Network Configuration Select Protocols for MSSQLSERVER. Replace MSSQLSERVER with the name of the instance you are interested in […]

Manage Your Profile Settings

On the profile page you can easily setup your personal settings in vScope, specify interests, manage passwords and overview your notifications. Access it via the profile dropdown in the top right corner