Menu Changes for Version 6.0

1. The New menu changes

NEW menu version 5 vs. version 6

The following options were removed from the New menu in Version 6.

  1. Create new Alert Rules via Content > Alerts
  2. Create new Folders via Content > Folders 
  3. Create new FTP Connections via Content > FTP Connections 

2. The Content menu changes

The following options were removed from the Content menu in Version 6.

  1. Views are included in Content > Datasets
  2. Favorite Folders option was removed - perform these functions via User > Favorites
  3. FTP Connections are accessed via Admin > Distribution

3. Expanded Admin menu for Version 6

 

Details for the Admin Menu in Version 6.0 (and from position in older releases)

  1. Users & Groups will transfer to a new screen containing
    1. User
    2. Groups
    3. Defaults
      1. User Preference Templates - from Advanced > New User Defaults
      2. Alert Subscriptions Templates - from Advanced > New User Defaults
      3. Email Notifications Templates - from Advanced > New User Defaults
  2. Collection & Storage -these were from options under Admin
    1. Data Sources
    2. Data Collection Triggers
    3. Data Dependencies
    4. Remote Data Collectors
    5. Data Storage - new in V6
  3. Distribution
    1. Notification Schedules - was a separate option under Admin
    2. Email Templates - was a separate option under Admin
    3. FTP Connections  - moved from New Menu
    4. Shared Drives - from Utilities
    5. Slack Integration - from Utilities
  4. Portal Pages  n/c
  5. Reference Objects
    1. Object Templates - was a separate option under Admin
    2. Event Calendars - was a separate option under Admin
    3. Targets
    4. Measurement Intervals
    5. Meas.Time Calcs
    6. Document Types
  6. Status Monitor  n/c
  7. Plugins  - all were moved from Admin > Advanced
    1. Plugin URLs
    2. External Report Types
    3. External Content Types
  8. Utilities
    1. Import/Export
    2. Migrate Report to Dataset
    3. Migrate Favorites to Folders
  9. System
    1. All below moved from Admin > Utilities  
      1. System Config
      2. Branding  
      3. Custom Scripts  
      4. API Toolkit
      5. Privileges  
      6. Status Model Templates
    2. Charting options - was a separate option under Admin
    3. Bulk Change History - was a separate option under Admin
    4. All below moved from Admin > Credentials
      1. External Applications -
      2. Web Service Credentials
      3. Web Service Credentials

 User Maps can still be accessed from the Contents > Datasets

4. The ADMIN menu changes from Version 5 to Version 6

Legend:  

  • Option removed from Menu and consolidated into other 6.0 Menu Options  
  • New in Version 6