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Customizing the Application Menu

If you hold the appropriate permissions, you can customize the application menu for InterSystems TotalView™, including enabling or disabling items and modifying the order of menu items.

You can edit all system menu items but you cannot delete them.

Adding a Menu Item

To add a menu item:

  1. Click the Management icon.

  2. In the Security section, click App Menu.

  3. Click New Menu Item.

  4. Specify details as follows:

    • Enabled controls whether this item is enabled (and visible). Clear this if you want the menu item to be hidden for now.

    • Title specifies the name of this menu item.

    • Icon Type, Icon Name, Icon URL specify the icon for this menu item.

      Icon Type controls how you specify the icon for this menu item. If you select Preset, choose an existing icon from Icon Name. If you select From URL, specify Icon URL as the URL of the icon.

    • Link specifies the URL to access when a user clicks this menu item.

    • Resource Group

    • Resource Name and Privilege specify the permission required to use this menu item. A permission consists of a Privilege (read, use, or write) for a Resource Name. For Resource Name, enter the name of a system resource. For Privilege, select R, U, or W.

    • Resource Description provides a brief description of the permissions required to use this menu item.

    • Order controls the position of this menu item. Select an integer.

    All these options are required.

  5. Click Submit.

Editing a Menu Item

To edit a menu item:

  1. Click the Management icon.

  2. In the Security section, click App Menu.

  3. In the row for the menu item, click the Editgenerated description: icon edit.svg icon.

  4. Modify details as when you add a menu item.

  5. Click Submit.

Deleting a Menu Item

To delete a menu item (other than a system menu item):

  1. Click the Management icon.

  2. In the Security section, click App Menu.

  3. In the row for the menu item, click the Delete generated description: icon trash.svg icon.

  4. Click Delete Menu Item to confirm.

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