Surface device dashboard in System Center Configuration Manager

Applies to: System Center Configuration Manager (Current Branch)

Beginning in version 1802, the Surface device dashboard gives you information about Surface devices found in your environment at a single glance.

Open the Surface device dashboard

To open the Surface device dashboard, use the following steps:

  1. Open the Configuration Manager console.
  2. Click on the Monitoring node.
  3. To load the dashboard, click on Surface Devices.

Surface device dashboard Surface device dashboard

Reviewing information in the Surface device dashboard

The Surface device dashboard shows three graphs for your environment.

  • Percent of Surface devices -Gives you the percentage of Surface devices throughout your environment.

    Percent of Surface devices graph

  • Surface Models -Shows the number of devices per Surface model.

    • Hovering over a graph section will give you the percentage of Surface devices that are the model selected.

      Surface models graph

    • Clicking on a graph section will take you to a device list for the model. Surface model device list
  • Top five firmware versions- Displays a chart with the top five firmware models in your environment.

    • Hovering over a graph section will give you the number of Surface devices that are the firmware version selected. Surface model device list

More information

For more information about Surface devices, see:

For more information about deploying Surface firmware updates in Configuration Manager, see: