Executing or Canceling Commands for a Single Device

You can use the Commands tab on the device details page to execute commands on a single device.

About this task

To execute commands on multiple devices, see Executing Commands.


  1. In the left navigation pane, select Device Manager > Devices.
  2. From the device list, click the device to run commands for, and click the Commands tab.
    The Commands page shows the command history for the device (if applicable).
  3. To execute the command, click Execute Command.
  4. In the Execute Command window, select the platform from the drop-down list, then select the command tile for the command to execute and click Next.
    Note: You cannot execute commands on devices with a status of "Created."
  5. In the Execute Command dialog box, enter a value for Timeout and select the unit of time (minutes, hours, or days).
  6. (Optional) If the command contains parameters, enter values for the parameters.
    Entering a parameter value is optional. Parameters are associated with the command, so different parameters apply to different commands, and these fields will vary.
  7. Click Execute.
  8. In the confirmation dialog box, click Close.
  9. To cancel pending commands, select the commands to cancel, and click Cancel Pending Commands.