The GUI in op5 Monitor is built to be as simple as possible to use.
In this chapter the different parts of the GUI is described.
Login and logout
Logging in to op5 Monitor
- First of all you need to login before you can start using op5 Monitor.
To login to the op5 Monitor GUI:
Point your browser to the portal page of your op5 Monitor server (https://yourserver/)
- Click op5 Monitor.
Enter your login and password.
- Click Login
Logging out from op5 Monitor
To logout from op5 Monitor hover you profile in the upper right corner and click "Log out" in the drop-down
A manual is great but sometimes you only need to get a fast answer about a special part of op5 Monitor.
Get information from the in-line help
- Click the help icon
- This gives you a small frame containing the help text.
- Click anywhere outside the help text to hide it.
The navigation in op5 Monitor is simple and can be found in the top of the GUI. There are five main sections, seen from the left.
- Branding (About menu)
There are also quicklinks next to the menu which may be populated on a per-user basis
By default they contain:
- Unhandled host problems
- Unhandled service problems
- Add quicklink
Add custom quickbar link
To add a custom link to the quickbar menu select the small manage quickbar menu icon to right of the quickbar.
Add the URI, name and icon for your custom link
Pop up graphs and comments
In every view where you find the icons for
You can hover the mouse pointer over the icon and get a pop up looking like this
Mouse over host
To quickly show the host address of a host, hold the mouse over the hostname. A pop-up will appear with the host address.