Entity Usage Reference

Entity Usage Reference points out the co-dependency of an entity with another entity. Entity Usage Reference lists all the dependent entities related to a particular entity. The list includes the entity, sub-entity and the device group details. Entity Usage Reference is an essential feature for the administrator so that they can identify all co-dependent entities before deleting any particular entity. If the dependency exists, the administrator must remove the dependency before deleting the entity.

To determine the Entity Usage Reference, click . This will display the following information for the selected entity and its dependent entity(ies).

Details of selected entity

Entity
Displays the selected entity type.
Sub Entity
Displays the selected Sub Entity type.
Entity Name
Displays the name of the selected entity.
Details of dependent entities
Sub Entity
Displays the selected Sub Entity type.
Entity Name
Displays the name of the dependent entity.
Device Group
Displays the name of the device group of which the dependent entry is a part of.
Device Group Path
Display the path of the device group based on the device criteria adopted for the group.