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Change hardware health temperature units

This SolarWinds Platform topic applies only to the following products:

Hybrid Cloud Observability EssentialsHybrid Cloud Observability Advanced


By default, hardware health resources display temperature in degrees Fahrenheit.

  1. Log in to the SolarWinds Platform Web Console.
  2. Navigate to a node details view.
  3. Go to the Current Hardware Health resource, and click Edit.
  4. Select the unit for temperature display (Fahrenheit or Celsius).
  5. Click Submit.

The selected unit will be applied in all hardware health resources in the SolarWinds Platform Web Console. This setting is user-specific, and it is connected with your user account.

You can also edit the temperature unit when editing a user account:

  1. Click Settings > All Settings > Manage Accounts.
  2. Select the user and click Edit.
  3. Scroll down to Hardware Health Package Settings, and select the temperature unit to be used.