How do I edit/delete asset types?



What is an asset type?

Asset Types - Facilitize groups assets into generic categories, for example, A/C unit, backflow device, duct heater.  Every asset is associated with an asset type; an asset type defines the expected lifespan of all associated assets.  Also, preventative maintenance procedures can be established for an asset type, which all associated assets will inherit.  

How do I edit/delete an asset type?

  • To edit an asset type, click the asset tab in the navigation bar of the application.
  • Underneath the asset tab, click settings and then asset types.  This will take you to the asset types list.

  • In the search bar to the right of the list, you can type in the name of the asset type you are looking for.  

  • You can also scroll to the bottom of the page and use the navigation arrows to change the page and find the asset type. 

  • When you have found the one you are looking for, click it. 
  • On the next screen you see, you will be able to edit any information you need to. 
  • Once the information is edited and reviewed click save. 

  • The save is completed when you see asset type updated at the top of the screen.
  • To delete the asset type, click delete at the bottom of the screen. Please note- If the what you are trying to delete is being used somewhere in the application, it will not be able to be deleted.

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