You have the following options for selecting the computers on which to run this task:
Drop the task onto the title icon in the list pane to run the task on all listed computers.
This action assigns the task dynamically to all computers that are in the selected list.
Drop the task onto a specific computer in the list.
Use the Ctrl key to select multiple computers on which to run the selected task.
Hover on the Computers blade and drop the task onto a saved search or organizational group.
After you select targets for a task, the New Schedule dialog box opens.
(Optional) If the computers that you want to target do not appear in the list, you must terminate the current drag-and-drop operation. Click the Computers blade and then take one of the following actions:
Perform a new computer search that returns a list with the computers that you want to target. Start the task again.
Select one or more computers, drag them onto the Jobs / Tasks blade, and then drop them onto the task that you want to run.
In the New Schedule dialog box, make any necessary changes and click Schedule.
To run a job or task using the Quick Run option
In Symantec Management Console, on the Manage menu, click Jobs and Tasks.
In the Jobs / Tasks pane, search for or navigate to the task that you want to run.
In the left pane, click the task, and its details appear in a task details window in the right pane.
In the Task Status area of the task details window, click Quick Run.
In the Quick Run Now dialog box, enter or select the computer on which to run the task, and click Run.
If you want to run a task on multiple computers, you must use the New Schedule window.