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Home > Success Center > Server & Application Monitor (SAM) > SAM 6.4 Administrator Guide > Manage user accounts for SAM > Set default menu bars and views for users for SAM

Set default menu bars and views for users for SAM

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Updated: 3-9-2017

The items users see in My Dashboards and in Alerts & Activity are specified in their user accounts.

Improve performance by setting the Home Page View to a view with a limited number of resources on it.

  1. Click Settings > All Settings in the menu bar.
  2. In the User Accounts grouping, click Manage Accounts.
  3. Select a user, and click Edit.
  4. Scroll down to Default Menu Bars and Views, and select top menu bars from the lists.

    File:Success_Center/Reusable_content_-_InfoDev/SAM_Admin_Guide_Reuse/SAM-Admin-MT/0T0/050/Week2_customizeMenuBars.png

  5. Select Yes for the items the user will see in the Alerts & Activity menu bar.
    File:Success_Center/Reusable_content_-_InfoDev/SAM_Admin_Guide_Reuse/SAM-Admin-MT/0T0/050/NPM_AG_SettingsAlertsActivity.png File:Success_Center/Reusable_content_-_InfoDev/SAM_Admin_Guide_Reuse/SAM-Admin-MT/0T0/050/NPM_AG_MenuAlertsActivity.png
  6. Select an item and use the arrows to change the order of menu bars. Select an item from the list to specify the default Home page view.

    File:Success_Center/Reusable_content_-_InfoDev/SAM_Admin_Guide_Reuse/SAM-Admin-MT/0T0/050/CustomizeMenuBar_changeMenuBarsforUser_tabsOrdering.png

  7. Click Submit.

The user can now use the specified links in My Dashboards and Alerts & Activity menu bars.

New account settings are applied when a user next logs in.

You can set default view for feature-specific views, such as hardware health or F5, or for product-specific view, such as VSAN or Application Details.

 
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