Host Templates Module Menus and Buttons

This section describes the menus and buttons available in the Host Templates module.

Important information

Lab Management: Host templates created within user projects are read-only. To edit these accounts, access the owner project.

ALM: Only host templates created within the current project are visible.

Relevant tasks How to Manage Host Templates
See also Host Templates Overview, Cloud Hosts Overview

User interface elements are described below:

UI Element (A - Z) Menu Description

Add to Favorites

Favorites Opens the Add Favorite dialog box, enabling you to add a favorite view to your private or the public folder. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Add Favorite Dialog Box.

Host Template Details

Host Templates and <right-click menu> Opens the Host Template Details dialog box so that you can view details of a host template. See Host Template Details Dialog Box for more information.

Copy URL

Host Templates and <right-click menu> Copies a link to the selected host template. The host template itself is not copied. Instead, you can paste the address into another location, such as an email or a document. Clicking on the link opens ALM and takes you directly to the host template. If you are not already logged in, ALM first prompts for login details.

Delete

Edit and <right-click menu>

Deletes the selected host template.

Note: Deleting a host template does not terminate cloud hosts provisioned from that template.

Export Host Templates and <right-click menu>

Opens the Export All Grid Data dialog box, enabling you to export the templates in the grid as a text file, Microsoft Excel worksheet, Microsoft Word document, or HTML document.

Select one of the following options:

  • All. Exports all resources in the grid.
  • Selected. Exports selected resources in the grid.

Find

View Opens the Find dialog box, enabling you to search for a template. For details about search options, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Find Dialog Box.

Go to Host Template

Host Templates Opens the Go To Host Template dialog box, enabling you to find a specific host template by its ID number.
Grid Filters View and <right-click menu> Displays the filter boxes for each column in the grid. For details about filtering options, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Select Filter Condition Dialog Box.
Information Panel View and <right-click menu> Shows/Hides the Information Panel in the lower area of the module.

New Host Template

Host Templates Opens the New Host Template dialog box so that you can add a new host template. See New Host Template Dialog Box for more information.

Organize Favorites

Favorites Organizes your favorite views. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Organize Favorites Dialog Box.
Private Favorites Lists favorite views that are accessible only to the user who created them.
Public Favorites Lists favorite views that are accessible to all users.

Refresh All

View Refreshes the view to display the most up-to-date information.
Replace Edit and <right-click menu> Opens the Replace dialog box, enabling you to replace a field value in the grid. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Replace Dialog Box.

Select Columns

View Opens the Select Columns dialog box, enabling you to determine which fields to display in the grid and their order. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Select Columns/Select Fields Dialog Box.

Set Filter/Sort

View

Enables you to set filter and sort options for the Host Templates grid.

Includes the following options:

  • Set Filter/Sort. Opens the Filter dialog box, enabling you to filter and sort host templates.
  • Clear Filter/Sort. Clears any filters or sorting that you have applied. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Filter Dialog Box.
Update Selected Edit and <right-click menu> Opens the Update Selected dialog box, enabling you to update a field value for multiple host templates in the grid. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Update Selected Dialog Box.