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Figure 9-29 Topology Viewer Overview tab
On the top left corner of the Topology Viewer panel the Overview Tab is displayed. Additional
Tabs are added as you open new views.
The graphical view shows the four entity classes (Computers, Fabrics, Storage and Other).
For each class the actual number of entities and the aggregated Health status is displayed.
This overlay is activated by default.
The synchronized tabular view presents the same information. On top of the tabular view you
find the Action drop down. It provides most of the function available through the Background
Context Menu (accessed through a right click in the graphical view).
The additional Locate drop down allows you to search items in the tabular view. Found items
On the top right corner of the Topology Viewer panel shown in Figure 9-29, the mini-map is
displayed in the topology view. It indicates the visible portion of the topology, and facilitates
user interaction to pan the visible portion (see 9.1.5, “Layout” on page 423).
You can pan to the part of the topology you want to see easily by one of the following
Move the cursor to mini-map, press the left mouse button and move the cursor.
From any point in the Topology Viewer, press the middle mouse button and move the
Tip: If you want to enjoy the Topology Viewer in premium cinemascope quality, select View
from the TotalStorage Productivity Center UI and
deselect the menu option tree. You can
undo this by selecting tree again.