Set Schedule

For the entire group and subgroup level configuration, administrator can update configuration immediately or schedule the update. Whenever any configuration task – add, update and delete, is done, Set Schedule page with following parameters is opened:

Synchronize Configuration - Select the time and date to update the configuration.

Immediately – Changes will be applied immediately to the device(s).However it takes some time to reflect the changes locally.

At: Specify date and time in the format YYYY –MM-DD Hours:Minutes or select date and time from the given calendar. Configuration will be updated at the scheduled time. All the scheduled tasks are listed at System Settings > Device Settings > Scheduled Task page. If required, scheduled task can also be deleted from Scheduled Tasks page.

Device Time Zone – Select to apply changes as per the device time zone.

Override configuration - Select Yes to override existing configuration of device else select No.

Select Device(s) - Select Device(s) or Device Group(s) for which this task is to be scheduled.

Filter Devices - Click to filter devices on the basis of given criteria.

Select Criteria and specify the value to be matched.

  • Model : Specify model.
  • Firmware: Specify firmware.
  • Company: Specify company name.
  • Country: Specify country name.
  • State : Specify state name.
  • City: Specify city name.
  • Device Name: Specify device name.
  • Filter Devices is available only if Device is selected in Select Device(s).
  • Sophos XG Firewall device(s) below SFOS 16.0.0 will not be displayed for selection.