Dell EMC OpenManage Essentials Version 2.5 User's Guide

OpenManage Essentials Heading Banner

The banner may display the following icons:
  • Critical icon Critical icon and Warning icon Warning icon including the number of devices. You can click the icon or the number to view the devices in either state.
  • OpenManage Essentials service not running icon (blinking down arrow) Service is not running. You can click the icon to view the details and to restart the service.
  • Update available notification icon Update available notification icon indicates if a newer version of OpenManage Essentials is available. Click the icon to open a New Version Available window that displays the currently installed and newly available version of OpenManage Essentials.
  • Warranty scoreboard notification icon Warranty scoreboard notification icon including the number of devices with x days or less of warranty. You can click the icon or number to view the Device Warranty Report that lists the device with certain days or less of warranty. The warranty scoreboard notification icon is displayed only if you have selected Enable Warranty Scoreboard Notifications in Settings > Warranty Notification Settings .
In addition to the icons, the banner also contains links to the following:
  • Dell TechCenter — Click to view the information on various technologies, best practices, knowledge sharing, and information on Dell products.
  • Support — Click to open
  • Help — Click to open the online help.
  • About — Click to view general OpenManage Essentials product information.
  • User name — Displays the user name of the currently logged in user. Move the mouse pointer over the user name to display the following options:
    • User Info — Click to view the OpenManage Essentials roles associated with the current user.
    • Sign in as Different User — Click to log in to OpenManage Essentials as a different user.
  • NOTE: The Sign in as Different User option is not supported on Google Chrome.
  • NOTE: The banner is available in all the pages.

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