PC Servers Module Menus and Buttons

This section describes the menus and buttons available in the PC Servers module.

To access

On the Lab Management sidebar, under Servers, select PC Servers.

Relevant tasks

How to Manage Performance Center Servers

User interface elements are described below:

UI Elements

Menu

Description

PC Servers and <right-click menu>

Enables you to define the internal and external ALM URL.

The internal URL is used by all Performance Center components to connect to ALM.

The URL must be in the following format: http://<alm>:<port>

Example: http://myalm:8080

Note: For SSL connectivity the ALM  internal URL must begin with https, for example: https://myalm:443.

PC Servers and <right-click menu>

Resets the system information on the selected server. For example, internal/external URLs, user identity, and so on.

PC Servers and <right-click menu>

Opens the Install Patch dialog box, enabling you to select patches to install on the selected server.

PC Servers

Checks connectivity between the selected server and other machines in the system.

PC Servers and <right-click menu>

Enables you to remotely reboot the selected server.

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.

Copy URL

PC Servers

Copies the selected server and pastes its URL as a link. The server itself is not copied. Instead, you can paste the address into another location, such as an email or a document. Clicking the link opens up ALM and takes you to the resource file or folder. If you are not already logged in, ALM first prompts for login details.

Delete

Edit and <right-click menu>

Deletes the selected server in the grid.

Export

PC Servers and <right-click menu>

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

Choose one of the following options:

  • Export All. Exports all servers in the grid.

  • Export Selected. Exports selected servers in the grid.

Find

View

Opens the Find dialog box, enabling you to search for a server in the module. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Find Dialog Box.

Go to PC Server

PC Servers

Opens the Go To PC Servers dialog box, enabling you to find a specific server by its ID number. You can only go to servers that are in the current filter.

Grid Filters

View

Enables you filter the data according to an entry in the filter box. For details about filtering options, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Select Filter Condition Dialog Box.

Information Panel

View

Shows/Hides the Information Panel in the lower area of the module.

New PC Server

PC Servers

Enables you to add a PC Server.

Organize Favorites

Favorites

Organizes your favorite views. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Organize Favorites Dialog Box.

PC Server Details

PC Servers and <right-click menu>

Opens the PC Servers Details dialog box, displaying details of the selected server. For details, see PC Server Details Dialog Box.

Private

Favorites

Lists the favorite views that are accessible only to the user who created them.

Public

Favorites

Lists the favorite views that are accessible to all users.

Refresh All

View

Refreshes the grid so that it displays the most up-to-date information.

Replace

Edit and <right-click menu>

In the PC Servers grid, 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.

For details about the PC Servers fields, see PC Servers Module Fields.

Set Filter/Sort

View

Enables you to filter and sort the servers in the grid. Any currently applied filters or sorting orders are displayed below the toolbar. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Filter Dialog Box.

Update Selected

Edit

Opens the Update Selected dialog box, enabling you to update a field value for a multiple selection in the grid. For details, see the Micro Focus Application Lifecycle Management User Guide: Update Selected Dialog Box.