BMC Network Automation supports a variety of lists that share common navigation methods and actions. Views and filters allow you to search a list more efficiently. These lists have the same basic structure and navigational elements and differ in specific details.
The default view is the view used on a list the first time you visit the list after logging in. Within a logon session, BMC Network Automation remembers which view you last used and re-displays the list by using the remembered view. Logging off clears that away and the default view is used at the next log on.
You can select a private view or a shared view to be your default view. If you do not select a default view, BMC Network Automation provides a standard view for each list that serves as the default (for example, Show Recent Events on the events list, and Show All Devices on the devices list and the Dashboard).
You can delete any private view that you no longer find useful. You can delete a shared view only when granted the applicable right in your role. Deleting your default view reverts your default to the BMC Network Automation system's standard default.
When you enter a page that supports views, BMC Network Automation uses the following criteria, in the specified order, to determine which view to display:
The following table provides links to topics that you can use when you work with lists and views:
|Understand the functions that are common to all pages that display lists.|
|Creating favorite list views||Create and store personal or private views so that they persist across user log on sessions.|
|Rename a view, set a default view, delete a view, or share a view with other users.|