NMSU Analytics (Powered by IBM Cognos) - Navigation & Application Toolbar
The goal of the new user interface, navigation panel, and menu is to provide you with a streamlined way to view content and activities pertinent to you.
- Navigation Toolbar
- Application Toolbar
On the left side of the UI is the main Navigation toolbar.
The Navigation Toolbar is present on the UI at all times and updates
dynamically as you work with the various capabilities within NMSU
Analytics. The upper part of the bar provides you with direct access to
search for content. The bottom portion of the toolbar provides you with one-click access
to capabilities to create and manage new activities such as creating
new content, uploading personal data files and managing the environment
(dependent on User permissions).
Home Home takes you to the main portal welcome screen.
Search, allows you to put a string of characters to search for an item.
Using Search enables users to complete the following:
Get started, provides the user with information on how to:
My Content, provides the user with direct access to saved content.
Note: Permission to view content is restricted to content owners.
Note: In Cognos version 10, My Content was referred to as My Folders.
Team Content, contains all the NMSU published contents.
Note: In prior versions of Cognos this was referred to a Public Folder.
The Team Content enables the user to complete the following:
Note: Searching with keywords is an easy way to find what you're looking for.
Portal Navigation Portal Navigation, redirects the user to prior versions of Cognos. Recent
Recent, shows you the most recently used content list.
Note: Most recently viewed item appears on the top of the content list.
New, provides the user with a list of all authoring tools.
Tools for authoring in Analytics are as follows:
Hints icon appears beside suggested icons. Clicking on the green button will open an information box explaining what the icon can do for you.
Application ToolbarThe Application toolbar contains features that permits users to switch between reports. The Toolbar offer users direct link access to several resources.
|Welcome||Welcome, provides the user with information on what they currently have open.|
The Welcome icon allow the user to access the following:
|Quick Links|| ||Quick Links, allows the user to access the following:|
|Ellipsis||Ellipsis, allows the user to set their current report output as their homepage.|
|Notification Bell||Notification Bell, notifies the user when a new item has been delivered through a schedule/subscription.|
|Person Icon||Person Icon, allows the user to manage the following:|
|Learn||Learn, provides the user with information on learning resources.|