Using Standard Edition Dashboard

Follow the instructions below to access the Dashboard in CDP.

1. The Dashboard page typically loads automatically after you log in. See Logging in to CDP Server.

To access the Dashboard from any other screen, click on "Dashboard" in the main menu.

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You can access the Dashboard by typing the Server IP, the root folder in the browser address bar. For example: http://10.61.200.31/.

After you log in to CDP for the first time after installation, you see that the "Dashboard" has an additional "Getting Started" area.

The Dashboard can contain the following panes:

Tips
  • You can change the location of the panes by using drag-and-drop.
  • You can expand/collapse the pane details by clicking on the arrow button in the top right corner of the header of the pane.

Getting Started Area | Last 10 Finished Replications | Last 10 Tasks with Alerts | Server Disk Usage

Getting Started Area

For beginners, the links to the main actions are displayed in the Dashboard:

After clicking on the link, you will go directly to the appropriate screen.


Last 10 Finished Replications

The table displays information about 10 recently finished Policies. The table includes the following columns:


Last 10 Tasks with Alerts

The table displays information about 10 recent Tasks with alerts. Columns are the same as in "Last 10 Finished Replications."

By clicking on the icon located in the "Detail" column, you can open the "Alerts" window for the Task. The same information as shown on the "Alerts" tab in the "Reporting" screen is provided in the opened window. See descriptions in Viewing Alerts.


Server Disk Usage

If Disk Usage reaches a warn level, the Server Disk Usage area changes its color. See more in Configuring Server Options for configuration of the option "Warn When Disk Usage Exceeds".