⚠Only admin users can access the Admin menu.
The Admin menu provides a user interface to manage and configure features in edgeCore. When you start up and log into a standalone edgeCore instance for the first time, the instance is not licensed, so you will only have access to the License and Backup & Restore pages.
To expand the admin menu and view the labels or collapse it, click << in the bottom-left corner.
Admin Menu Items
The Admin menu is made up of the following items:
||Enables you to see a specific page in View mode;|
||Enables you to select a specific page and make changes to it as well as perform actions on the page’s visualizations;|
|Pages||Provides a list of all pages you created in edgeCore; Pages represent a named collection of visualizations in edge;|
|Add Page||Enables you to create/add a new page and set an icon for it;|
|Pipeline||Used to manage data in edgeCore; The pipeline provides a visual way to transform or filter raw data in order to create a visualization;|
|Connect||Enables you to connect a variety of different sources and pull in data from them;|
|Provision||Enables you to map users to content, create domains, roles and assign permissions;|
||Enables you to back up the system;|
|Rule Sets||Collection of rules used to map values in the data to a visual presentation;|
|Constraints||Used to restrict the input side of a variable; Constraints prevent users from breaking queries and scripts with invalid values;|
|Filters||Filtering used to reduce the number of records displayed in a visualization;|
The system menu is accessed by clicking the hamburger menu in the top-left corner. The contents/sections of the system menu are organized around administration functions.
System Menu Sections
The System menu is made up of the following sections:
|System Menu Sections||Description|
|Content||Provides access to the following:
|Provisioning||Provides access to the following:
|Manage||Provides access to the following:
|System||Provides access to the following:
|Admin Tools||Provides access to the following:
Configuring System Menu
If you do not want the system menu to be on the left side, you can configure it in your custom theme.
- Go to Theme Management.
- Click on your custom theme or create one.
The theme’s properties are displayed on the right.
- Access Setting Properties.
- Disable the System Menu on Left toggle switch.
- Save your changes.
- Go to system menu > Provision > Defaults > Preferences and scroll down to the Look and Feel section.
- Select the custom theme.
The system menu can now be accessed in the top-right corner.
Active User Banner
The username@domain dropdown at the upper-right corner contains the following options:
- Preferences (locale and time zone settings)
- Change Password