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Topology Window Overview


The topology window is divided into three areas: Left Pane Legend for changing the setting of the topology view; Center Pane Map displaying the network; and Right Pane Toolbar. Right clicking on the map opens a pop-up menu for more functions. Move the map by holding the left mouse button and dragging. Zoom in and out by using the mouse scroll wheel.

Figure 32: The Topology View Window
The Topology View Window

Table 20: Topology Map Pane Areas




Center Pane Map

The Topology Map Area is the middle portion of the Topology Map. In this area, you can select and move nodes around on the map.

See Center Pane Map

Left Pane Legend

The left pane of the topology window contains drop-down boxes for the following functions: Filters, Network Elements, Utilization Legends, and Subviews.

See Left Pane Legend

Right Pane Toolbar

The toolbar at the right of the topology window provides shortcuts to functions in the Popup Menu.

See Right Pane Toolbar

Pop-Up Menu

The popup menu is accessed by right-clicking within the Topology Map Area. Right-clicking over a node, link, or group results in a popup menu for that element.

See Map Views