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NSM Modules Overview


The navigation tree contains 11 top-level modules that contain specific NSM functionality, as detailed in the following topics. There are three containers in the left UI pane that contains the 11 modules. They are Investigate, Configure, and Administer.

Navigation Tree

The navigation tree displays the 11 NSM modules in the left pane of the NSM window. Double-click a module to display its contents in a hierarchical tree format. For details about each module, see the NSM Modules Overview.

Main Display Area

The main display area displays content for the selected module or module contents. They are as follows:

  • Menu Bar—The menu bar contains clickable commands. You can access many menu bar commands using keyboard shortcuts such as add, edit, delete. For a complete list of keyboards shortcuts, see the Network and Security Manager Online Help.

  • ToolBar—The toolbar contains buttons for common tasks. The buttons displayed in the toolbar are determined by the selected module.

  • Status Bar—The status bar displays additional information for a selected module.