The contact portlet displays available contacts for your system. There is no expanded version of this portlet, but you can Ctrl+click to multi-select.
You can right-click to act on the the selected contact with the following menu items.
New / Open -- Displays the Contacts Editor, where you can create new contacts or alter existing ones.
Details -- Displays a screen with contact-associated alarms, and the information entered in Contacts Editor.
Visualize -- Displays a mapping of the selected contact’s association to devices. See Display Strategies.
Delete -- Displays a mapping of the selected contact’s association to devices.
Visualize -- Displays a mapping of the selected contact’s association to devices.
Open Manage Network Manager only retrieves Contact and Location information on initial discovery. You can modify these once the resource is under management, however doing so will not modify any system information on the device.
This editor has two panels where you can enter contact information (Name, Address, Phone, and so on). Click the tabs at the top of this screen to move between the panels. The Contact ID, a unique identifier for the contact in your system, is a required field at the top of the first page.
Click Save to preserve your new or modified contact information. Click Cancel to leave the contact unmodified.