Control Actions Portlet

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About the Control Actions Portlet

The Control Actions portlet displays information about recent control actions performed on resources over a configurable period of recent history.

  • Recent Control Actions - This section lists the individual resource control action performed during the configured period, starting with the most recent. The following information is displayed for each resource:

    • Resource Name — Name of the resource.

    • Control Action — The control action that was performed.

    • Date/Time — When the action was performed

    • Message — Results of the control action.

  • Quick Control Frequency - This section lists the resources upon which the most on-demand control actions have been performed during the configured interval. The following information is displayed for each resource:

    • Resource Name — Name of the resource.

    • # of Control Actions — How many control actions were performed during the interval.

    • Most Frequent Control Action - The control action that was most frequently performed.

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Configure the Control Actions Portlet

To configure the amount of data in the Control Actions portlet:

  1. Click the gear icon in the upper right corner of the Control Actions portlet.

  2. The HQ Dashboard Settings: Control Actions page appears.

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  3. Configure what appears in the Recent Control Actions section using the first row of filters.

    1. Check the box next Control Action Range if you want to list recent control actions in the portlet.  (To stop the display of this data, uncheck it.)

    2. In the first drop-down list, select the maximum number of completed control actions to list.

    3. In the second drop-down list, select the time range from which to gather that data.

  4. Configure what appears in the *Quick Control Frequency *section using the second row of filters: 

    1. Check the box if you want to list the resources with the most on-demand control actions.  (To stop the display of on-demand control-action data, uncheck it.)

    2. Select the maximum number of resources to list.

  5. Click OK.