Test Device

You can add a test device to the Test Device page and then use this device to verify the functionality of new updates before deploying the updates to production devices. You can test a device globally (throughout your entire environment) or within a single site. You identify a test device by its Media Access Control (MAC) address or serial number. When you add a device, it appears in the list on the Test Device page of the Skype for Business Server Control Panel.

Tasks you can perform

You can perform the following tasks on the Test Device page:

  • Add a test device globally or for a particular site.

  • Modify the options for an existing test device.

UI Reference

The following lists describe the menus, commands, fields, and properties on the page.

  • New You can add a new test device with the following scope:

    • Global

    • Site

  • Edit You can change the options of a test device in the list. Using this option, you can do the following:

    • Show details This option opens a dialog box in which you can change the options for a test device.

    • Select All This option selects all test devices in the list.

    • Delete This option deletes all selected test devices.

  • Refresh You can refresh the test device list to verify the status of the options of all test devices.

For details about testing devices, see Add a Device to Test Update Functionality in the Operations documentation.

See also

Test Device: Create New or Edit Existing

New-CsTestDevice

Set-CsTestDevice

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