For Configuration Management Security Profile in TAB "device type restrictions" what is the right syntax and how does it work ?
The syntax is simple: Use the "Fill" in the array and you'll get a list of available CI Types displayed.
Select one and the CI Type will be copied to the field.
There is a defect for this topic:
Device type restriction set in CI Profile does not work as expected.
This is solved already with SM9.30.
Which exact SM Version do you have ? Please check:
System Administration - Base System Configuration - Monitoring - Version Information
I'm sorry for the wrong link. The correct link to the Defect is
About the "Fill":
The field does not contain the ususal "fill" icon on the right side. Just put the cursor in the first empty line and then press "Fill" button to get a list of the CI Types displayed.
Did you log in to SM as Administrator? Unfortunately I do not have a SM9.3x system running to check it there.
Please try with a SysAdmin User.
The content of the "Restrict to these type" field is the "CI Type" of the records in devtype.
For example: computer (not Computer with upppercase C , this is the Description. You need to take the CI Type),
displaydevice, furnishings, handhelds, mainframe, mobiledevice,...