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Create a Tag

To create an asset tag:

  1. Click Settings > Tags.

  2. In the top right corner of the page, click the Create Tag button.

    The Create Tag window appears.

  3. To add a new category, type a category name in the Category box.

    Note: You can create a maximum of 100 categories.


    To use an existing category for the tag, select a category from the drop-down box.

    Note: This field is required. If you want to create tags without individual categories, Tenable recommends that you add the generic category Category, which you can use for all your tags.
  4. Type a tag value in the Value box. For example, if the category is Location, type Headquarters. Tag values cannot include commas.

  5. (Optional) In the Category Description box, type a description of the tag category.

  6. (Optional) In the Value Description box, type a description for the new tag value.

  7. Click Create.

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