Groups are a very important concept within FileWave. Groups allow us to organize devices and even other groups. You can think of them similarly to folders in a filesystem.
We are going to use these (static/manual) groups whenever we have a need to organize in general or to group devices in some non-programmatic way. For instance, if we need to deploy an application to random devices throughout the environment based on random license purchases, then we might use a manual group.
Creating a manual group is as easy as clicking the new group icon (
) and giving the group a name (the name must be unique). See an example below: