Administer > Add and manage network devices > Import a list of nodes using seed files

Import nodes from a list of IP addresses

Import devices from a seed file in the Network Sonar Discovery wizard.

Enter one IP address or host name per line.

See the Network Performance Monitor Getting Started Guide for more information about network discovery.

  1. Open the seed file.
  2. Log in to the Orion Web Console, and click Settings > Network Discovery.
  3. Click Add New Discovery to create a new discovery, or select a discovery, and click Edit.
  4. Click IP Addresses, and copy and paste the IP addresses or host names of the devices from your seed file into the field.
  5. Click Validate to confirm that the provided IP addresses and host names are assigned to SNMP-enabled devices.
  6. Complete the discovery and import the devices.

The Network Sonar Results Wizard opens with the results of your discovery.