Fujitsu Siemens Computers DeskView for Displays 10.7 Release Notes

Article:DOC1700  |  Created: 2008-10-27  |  Updated: 2009-03-10  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC1700
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Description



Question
What do I need to know about the 10.7 release of Fujitsu Siemens Computers DeskView for Displays?

Answer

Fujitsu Siemens Computers DeskView for Displays 10.7

Release Notes

Build number 10.7.1197

Introduction

Where to get more information

Features in this Release

Known Issues in this Release

Introduction

DeskView for Displays is a solution developed by Symantec and Fujitsu Siemens Computers that lets you inventory and manage Fujitsu Siemens Computers display devices remotely from your administrator’s desk. This solution effectively manages the second generation of SCENICVIEW Premium Line and Business Line LCD displays equipped with a VESA-DDC/CI-compatible interface. DeskView for Displays supports inventory management and remote setting of display adjusts.

Where to get more information

The product installation includes the following documentation:

Document Description Location

User's Guide

Information about how to use this product, including detailed technical information and instructions for performing common tasks.

This information is available in PDF format.

Help

Information about how to use this product. This information is the same as in the User's Guide.

Help is available at the solution level and at the suite level.

This information is available in HTML help format.

The Documentation Library, which is available in the Symantec Management Console on the Help menu.

Context-sensitive help is available for most screens in the Symantec Management Console.

You can open context-sensitive help in the following ways:

  • The F1 key
  • The Context command, which is available in the Symantec Management Console on the Help menu.

For more information, you can use the following resources:

Resource Description Location

Symantec Management Platform Release Notes

Information about new features and important issues in the Symantec Management Platform.

This information is available as an article in the Knowledge Base.

https://kb.altiris.com/article.asp?article=45141&p=1

You can also search for the product name under Release Notes.

Installing the Symantec Management Platform products

Information about using Symantec Installation Manager to install the Symantec Management Platform products.

This information is available as an article in the Knowledge Base.

https://kb.altiris.com/article.asp?article=45732&p=1

Altiris 7 Planning and Implementation Guide

Information about capacity recommendations, design models, scenarios, test results, and optimization best practices to consider when planning or customizing an Altiris 7 Infrastructure for your organization.

This information is available as an article in the Knowledge Base.

https://kb.altiris.com/article.asp?article=45803&p=1

Knowledge Base

Articles, incidents, and issues about this product.

http://kb.altiris.com/

Symantec Connect

(formerly Altiris Juice)

An online magazine that contains best practices, tips, tricks, and articles for users of this product.

http://www.symantec.com/connect/endpoint-management-virtualization

Online Forums

Forums for users of this product.

http://forums.altiris.com/

Features in this Release

The following are features of this release:

  • Support of the new Symantec Management Platform 7.0.
  • A new task that lets you set brightness of the displays.

Known Issues in this Release

The following are unresolved issues in this release. For additional information regarding an issue, click the Article ID link.

Known Issue Article ID
Display device can become unmanageable when connected to unsupported hardware

By default, DeskView for Displays supports all DDC/CI capable display devices of Fujitsu Siemens Computers and a wide range of third-party graphic adapters.

For a detailed list of supported displays and graphic adapters' hardware, see http://www.fujitsu-siemens.com/manageability.

 
Incorrect task result can be displayed for failed tasks

If a display task fails to run on a computer, in the Symantec Management Console, the task is correctly displayed as failed. However, in the Task Instance Details dialog box, you can see the "task was run wihout errors" message. Ignore this message.

 

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