MainView SRM Allocation 7.8

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This space contains information about the 7.8.00 release of the MainView SRM Allocation product.

The MainView SRM Allocation product streamlines storage allocation, reduces storage needed for data allocations, and ensures that jobs complete successfully the first time.

Built upon MainView architecture, MainView SRM Allocation employs the MainView window interface to provide easy, intuitive access to all of the system-performance data that you need.

MainView SRM Allocation User Guide


Provides an overview of the product and explains how to use it.

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For PDFs of product documentation released before April 24, 2017, see MainView SRM SG-Auto 7.7 (ARCHIVED).

Support information


Supported versions and how to contact Support

Additional resources


BMC forums or sites with related information

MainView SRM Allocation 7.8


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PDFs and videos

Information about installing and maintaining the product.

This topic provides access to PDFs and videos that support this product. It also explains how to create your own custom PDFs.

Creating a custom PDF

From any page in the space, use the following procedure to create a PDF of either the current page or multiple pages (a parent topic and its child topics):
  1. Go to the branch or topic for which you want to create a PDF.

  2. From the Browse menu in the upper-right, select Export to PDF:


    • Although you can export to Microsoft Word, this portal is not optimized for Word exports.
    • If you require an export in XML or HTML format, contact us.
  3. In the Template box, select the PDF style:

    • Simple to export a PDF with no cover, table of contents, or index 
      By default, the Simple template exports only the current page.
    • Standard to export a traditional PDF with a cover, table of contents, and index 
      By default, the Standard template exports the current page and its child pages.
  4. In the Export Scope box, select what you want to export:

      • Only this page to export the current page
      • This page and its children to export an entire section (current page and any child topics)


    In this example, selecting This page and its children creates a PDF of all topics in the space's "Reference" section:

  5. Click Export.

For more information, see Help for BMC Online Technical Documentation .


This section lists videos that supplement the text-based documentation.

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