You can use the Services Explore view > Properties dialog to perform the following tasks.
- Send messages to a system node
- Retrieve values for a property for multiple services
- Set values for a property for multiple services
Right-click any file in the Node list or Monitor panel to display the Properties context menu.
When you select Properties from the Node list or Monitor panel context menu, the Properties dialog opens below the Monitor panel. All nodes have support help that contains the following information.
- A description of the node
- The list of supported messages with a corresponding description
- Security roles needed to access the messages
The available messages vary according to the service and root folder. Many of these messages are also accessible as options with a NetWitness Platform dashboard or view.
|User Role||I want to...||Documentation|
|Administrator||set up a host.|
|Administrator||maintain a host.||Maintaining Hosts|
|maintain a service.|
|Administrator|| ||Explore and Edit Service Property Tree|
retrieve values for a property for multiple services.*
set values for a property for multiple services.*
|Explore and Edit Service Property Tree|
* You can perform these tasks in the current view.
The following example shows the Properties dialog with information in Message Help displayed.
The Properties dialog has the following features.