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As an administrator, you can modify, delete, and manage the capacity views in the TrueSight console. 

 

To revert an edited out-of-the-box view to its default settings, you need to reinstall the view. Also, if you accidentally delete an out-of-the-box view and then want to restore it, you must reinstall the view.

When you install a view, any prior customization done to the view is lost. For more information about how to install a view, see Installing capacity views.

Before you begin

  • Ensure that TrueSight Capacity Optimization is registered with the Presentation Server. For more information, see Installing the Presentation Server.
  • Ensure that your user group has the TSPS_Capacity_Administration role assigned to it. Otherwise, the options to edit a view or pages in a view are not available to you.
  • To edit an out-of-the-box view, ensure that you have the required edit access. For more information, see To enable or disable editing of a view.

To enable or disable editing of a view

You can lock a view for editing or deletion by disabling edit access to the view. By default, the out-of-the-box views are locked for editing while custom views can be edited. 

  1. In the TrueSight Capacity Optimization console, navigate to Administration > VIEWS > Views.
  2. Click for the view that you want to enable or disable editing for.
  3. In the Edit <view name> page, select the appropriate option under Edit mode
    • To enable editing of a view, select Edit is enabled.
    • To disable editing of a view, select Edit is disabled.
  4. Click Save.
    You can now edit or delete a view. 

To edit a view

  1. In the view page, click  and select Edit view.

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    Alternatively, you can perform the following steps:

    1. In the TrueSight console, select > Administration > Capacity Views.
    2. In the Capacity Views page, in the table, click  corresponding to the view you want to edit and click Edit view.

  2. In the Edit view page, specify the following properties and click Save:

FieldDescription
View nameType a name.

View group

(For custom view only)

Change the group the view belongs to.
FiltersEnable or disable filters to use in the view. By default, all filters are enabled. The following filters are available: 
    • Domain filter: This filter is enabled by default. After you create the view, you can apply the domain filter and select a specific domain to view its details.
    • Tag filter: After you create the view, you can apply the tag filter and display only those entities that have the specified tag.

    • Time filter: After you create the view, you can apply a time filter to view data for a specific time period, for example, YesterdayLast 7 daysLast 30 days. The default is Last 30 days.

 denotes the filter is enabled.  denotes the filter is disabled. For more information about filters, see Using filtering options in views in the TrueSight console.

Home page

Select a home page for the view. 
The list categorizes pages as Pages displayed as tabs and Pages displayed in fullscreen.

Add page groupGroup pages under a subview by using the page group option: 
  1. Click Add Page Group.

    A new page group is added under the Pages displayed as tabs column.
  2. Type a name for the new page group.


  3. Drag the page that you want to add to the page group and drop it under the page group name. 

    The page group is created with the pages under it. When you save the modified view, the page group is displayed as a tab with the pages under it.

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    A page group cannot be displayed in full screen mode. Hence, you cannot move a page group under the Pages displayed in fullscreen column.

    If you want to delete a page group, ensure that it is empty.

 

To edit an existing page in a view

  1. In the view page, click  and select Edit the page.

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    Alternatively, perform the following steps:

    1. In the TrueSight console, select  > Capacity Views > Custom Views.
    2. From the list of custom views, click the custom view that you want to edit.
    3. In the custom view, click and select Edit the page.
  2. Depending on the view page template of the page, edit the required fields and click Save.

  3. The custom view page is displayed with the new configuration.

To add a page to an existing custom view

  1. In the custom view, click  and select Add a new page.
  2. In the Add page dialog box, do the following:
    1. In the Page name box, type the name of the page.
    2. From the Display the page list, select if you want to display the page As a tab of the page menu, or In full screen, without page menu.
    3. Select a template. Click on a template to select it. 
  3. Click Create. The page is added to the custom view.
    The Create button is available for selection only after you select a template.
    The custom view is created and is displayed.
  4. Configure the view further. The sections of the view that can be edited have a icon located at the top-right.
    For more information, see View page templates.
  5. Click Save.
    The page is added to the view.

To delete a page in a view

  1. Navigate to the view whose page you want to delete.
  2. Open the view page that you want to delete.
  3. Click  and select Delete page. 
  4. Click Yes in the confirmation box. 
    The view page is deleted.

To delete a view

  1. Ensure that you have the rights to edit or delete a view. For more information, see To enable or disable editing of a view.
  2. In the TrueSight console, select > Administration > Capacity Views.
  3. In the Capacity Views page, click  corresponding to the view you want to delete and click Delete view as shown in the following image:

  4. Click Yes in the confirmation box. 
    The view is deleted and is no longer displayed in the console.  

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