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What is the basic interface for Minitab Connect?

Basic System Elements:

Nav Menu
  1. Search Bar - Use this to search for specific items in the platform.
  2. Home - This returns you to the Home Dashboard.
  3. Window Switcher - This allows you to quickly swap between currently open tools and tables.
  4. Collections - This opens the Collections menu.
  5. Dashboards - This opens the Dashboards menu.
  6. Tables - This opens the Tables menu.
  7. Forms - This opens the Forms menu.
  8. System - This opens the Systems menu.
  9. Job(s) Run & Disk Usage - This shows the amount of jobs ran and disk usage over the previous weeks.

2. Home Button

3. Customer Menu

Customer Menu
  1. Customer Information - This opens the Customer Info modal.
  2. System Notification - This opens the System Notification modal.
  3. Performance Log - This opens the Performance Log table.
  4. Job(s) Status (All) - This opens the Job Status table.
  5. Calendar - This opens the platform Calendar tool to review Flow schedules.
  6. User(s) Status - This opens the User Status modal.
  7. Database Status - This opens the Database Status table.
  8. Database SQL Editor - This opens the Database SQL Editor.
  9. Explorer - This opens the Explorer Tool to review available Tables for Meta Information review.

4. Home Dashboard

  1. Scheduled Processes - This is a list of all Scheduled Processes and if they ran successfully. If they had an error, hovering over will show the error.
  2. Connections - This s list of any tables built off of a connections that are scheduled to refresh. If something has failed to refresh it will show up in red.
  3. Tables - This shows how many tables are currently active and a quick button to create a new table.
  4. Dashboards - This shows how many Dashboards are currently active and a quick button to create a new Dashboards.
  5. Recent Tables - This shows the tables that you have recently opened.
  6. Recent Dashboards - This shows the dashboards you have recently opened.
  7. Points - This chart shows point usage broken down by day for the last couple days.
  8. Records - This chart shows records added broken down by day for the last couple days.

5. User Menu

User Menu
  1. Account Settings - This opens the Account Settings modal.
  2. Notifications Settings - This opens the Notification Settings modal.
  3. Job(s) Status (Mine) - This opens the Job Status table and sets it to only show your jobs.
  4. Change User - This allows you to ghost as another user. (Admin only)
  5. Support - This opens the Support form.
  6. Documentation - This opens the product documentation.
  7. Refresh Screen - This refreshes your screen.
  8. Lock Screen - This locks Connect and will require you to enter your password top continue.
  9. Logout - This logs you out of Connect.

6. Window Switcher

Window Switcher - This allows you to quickly swap between currently open tools and tables. as well as use the Split Viewer.

7. Notifications

This is where all of your notifications appear including errors.