Configuring Performance Graphs

To Add a New Graph

  1. On the Performance tab, click Actions and then New Graph. The New Graph dialog box will be displayed.
  2. Enter a name for the graph in the Name field.
  3. From the list of datasources, select the check boxes for the datasources you want to include in the graph.
  4. Click Save.

To Edit a Graph

  1. Navigate to the Performance tab and select the graph that you would like to edit.
  2. Click Actions and then Edit Graph.
  3. On the graph details window, make the necessary changes and click OK.

To Delete a Graph

  1. Select the graph that you would like to remove from the list of graphs displayed on the Performance tab.
  2. Click Actions and then Delete Graph.
  3. Click Yes to confirm the deletion.

To Reorder a Graph

  1. Navigate to the Performance tab and select the graph that you would like to reorder.
  2. Click the Move Up or Move Down tab to move the graph from its current location.

To Change Datasource Color in Graphs

  1. Navigate to the Performance tab.
  2. Double click on the graph for which you would like to change the color of the datasource. The graph details dialog box will be displayed.
  3. Click the colored check box located against the required datasource and select a new color from the color picker.
  4. Click OK to confirm.

To Change the Graph Type

Data on the performance graphs can be displayed as lines or as areas:

Line Graph:

A line graph

Area Graph:

An area graph showing lines with filled spaces between the line and the x axis

To change the graph type:

  1. On the Tools menu, click Options and then click on the Graphs tab.
  2. To view performance data as a line graph, click on the Line graph radio button.
  3. To view performance data as an area graph, click on the Area graph radio button.
  4. Click OK to save your changes.