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Adding Sites to the Graphical Overview/Dashboard

The Graphical Overview or Dashboard can be considered as the System's Homepage, displaying an overview of the Sites and Groups associated with the System, in either Graphical or Text format and providing the main point of access to the System's functionality.

Previously defined Sites (see the Sites section) can be added to the Dashboard.

Adding Sites to Dashboard

Removing Sites from the Dashboard

Adding Sites to the Dashboard

EMS is installed with one default Site which will appear on the Dashboard as shown in Figure 562 below:

Figure 562

Example Site

Adding Further Sites to the Dashboard

1.Select Customise System Overview from the SETTINGS list in the System drop-down menu. See Figure 563 below:

Figure 563

System Menu - Customise System Overview

The Customise System Overview window is displayed. See Figure 564 below:

Figure 564

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2.Tick the boxes in the Display on dashboard? column on the row(s) containing the Site(s) to be displayed.

3.Click on the Update button.

4.Click Yes on the displayed message window to update the settings.

Click No to cancel the update.

See Figure 565 below:

Figure 565

Update settings - Warning

A green dialog box is displayed at the top of the Customise System Overview window confirming that the Dashboard display has been updated. See Figure 566 below:

Figure 566

Dashboard Display Updated

The Dashboard is updated with the chosen Site(s) icon(s). See Figure 567 below:

Figure 567

New Icons on Dashboard

Removing Sites from the Dashboard

1.Select Customise System Overview from the SETTINGS list in the System drop-down menu. See Figure 568 below:

Figure 568

System Menu - Customise System Overview

The Customise System Overview window is displayed. See Figure 569 below:

Figure 569

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2.Untick the boxes in the Display on dashboard? column on the row(s) containing the Site(s) to be removed from the Dashboard.

3.Click on the Update button.

4.Click Yes on the displayed message window to update the settings.

Click No to cancel the update.

See Figure 570 below:

Figure 570

Update settings - Warning

The Dashboard is updated, with the chosen Site(s) icon(s) removed.