Submit a ticketCall us

whitepaperYour VM Perplexities Called, and They Need You to Read This.

Virtualization can give you enormous flexibility with future workloads and can be a key enabler for other areas, like cloud computing and disaster recovery. So, how can you get a handle on the performance challenges in your virtual environment and manage deployments without erasing the potential upside? Learn the four key areas you need to be focusing on to help deliver a healthy and well-performing data center.

Get your free white paper.

Home > Success Center > Orion Platform > Orion Documentation > Orion Platform Administrator Guide > Orion Maps > Adjust the map

Adjust the map

Table of contents
No headers
Created by Magdalena.Markova, last modified by Magdalena.Markova on May 31, 2018

Views: 88 Votes: 0 Revisions: 2

Updated: December 4, 2018

This Orion Platform topic applies only to the following products:


When you initially view an Orion Map, it is focused on the seed entity.

To better focus on an entity, group, or connection, move the map within the canvas. Left-click into the map and hold the left mouse button to drag the map.

To adjust the map, use the controls in the lower right area of the Canvas.

Icon Description
orionmaps_iconchangelayout.png Hover over the Change Layout icon to display available layout options.
orionmaps_icongrid.png Grid: Arrange mapped entities to a grid layout. This layout does not display metric pills.
orionmaps_iconhierarchical.png Hierarchical: Arrange mapped entities according to hierarchy layout.
orionmaps_iconforcedirected.png Force-Directed: Arrange mapped entities with the selected entity in the center.
orionmaps_iconzoomin.png Zoom in. You can also use the scroll wheel of your mouse.
orionmaps_iconzoomout.png Zoom out. You can also use the scroll wheel of your mouse.
image.png Center: Reposition the map to the center of the canvas.
Full Screen: Hide the navigation panel.
Last modified