The Select Installation Host(s) screen appears when you have selected the location to obtain your updates from.
The Select Installation Host(s) screen enables you to choose a host for component installation. By default, the first time you run HP Smart Update Manager on a particular system, the only host available is the local host. However, you can also select remote hosts as your targets. For more information about using the graphical interface for multiple remote deployments, see Multiple-host installations using the GUI.
The following columns are included in the Select Installation Host(s) screen:
When the Remote Host or Group option in the Select Installation Host(s) screen is selected, you can sort your view of the host list by selecting Only Hosts, Only Groups, or Both.
The Select Installation Host(s) screen also includes the following buttons:
To continue selecting an installation host, click Next. For multiple remote deployments, enter the credentials for the host. When the credentials have been successfully entered, the discovery process occurs.