Database Mapper Solutions Dashboard

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Overview

The Database Mapper Solutions Dashboard allows you to manage the solutions that are uploaded to Database Mapper. Select Solutions to open the Solutions Dashboard

The Solutions Dashboard displays details about the solutions within your environment. 

Database Mapper Solutions Dashboard

FeatureDescription
NameThe name of the selected solution.
CreatedThe date and time the solution was created.
Last UpdatedThe date and time the solution was last updated.
Default Agent PoolThe remote agent pool that generates the documentation for the solution.
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Database Mapper Web Portal View Documentation button

Opens the Documentation page for the selected Database Mapper solution. View the most recent snapshot results for the solution. Drill down into the solution, and the solution items within the solution for a more granular view into your environment. 

Database Mapper Web Portal Documentation
Database Mapper Lineage button

 This feature is not available with Essentials or Standard licensing. If you'd like to use this feature, please visit our product pricing page to learn more.

Opens the Lineage page for the selected solution.

Note:  You must take a snapshot of your solution before you can view any lineage.
Database Mapper Lineage page
Database Mapper Web Portal Start a Snapshot buttonTake a snapshot of the selected solution. Selecting the Snapshot Configuration button opens the Snapshot Configuration window. Select Snapshot to begin taking a snapshot of the selected solution using the assigned Remote agent.

Note:  Starting a Snapshot Request sends the request to the assigned remote agent. After the snapshot has completed, the remote agent generates documentation, and uploads the snapshot and documentation to Database Mapper. Schedule a snapshot using the Database Mapper CommandLine executable.

Note:  If you are requesting a snapshot for the first time, you must first authenticate using the command provided in the window.
Database Mapper Web Portal Confirm Snapshot Request window
Database Mapper Exports buttonSelect the Export button and then select Export Documentation to export the current documentation for the selected solution.  Select the Export button and then select View Exports to open Documentation Exports page for the selected solution. 
Database Mapper Documentation Export window
Database Mapper Documentation Exports for Solution
Database Mapper Web Portal Change Pool assignment button

Select the Change Pool assignment button to assign a different remote agent to the selected solution. Selecting this button opens the Assign to Pool window. Select the desired remote agent from the drop-down list, and then select Change Pool Assignment to save the remote agent pool assignment for the solution. 

Database Mapper Web Portal Assign to Pool window
Database Mapper Web Portal View Solution Items button

Opens the Solution items window for the selected solution. The solution items window displays details about the solution items within the selected solution, giving you a more granular look at the items within your environment. 

Database Mapper Web Portal Solution items page
Database Mapper Manage Aliases buttonOpens the Manage solution aliases window for the selected solution. For more information about managing aliases in Database Mapper, see the Solution Aliases article. Database Mapper Manage solution aliases window
Database Mapper Web Portal Task History button

Opens the Task History page for the selected solution. 

Database Mapper Web Portal Task History for Solution

Solution Items

Database Mapper Solution Items page

The Solution Items page displays metadata for the selected solution item in your environment. 

FeatureDescription
NameThe name of the selected solution.
CreatedThe date and time the solution was created.
Last UpdatedThe date and time the solution was last updated.
Default Agent PoolThe remote agent pool that runs the snapshot for the solution item.
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Database Mapper Web Portal Change pool assignment buttonSelect the Change Pool Assignment button to select a different remote agent to snapshot the selected solution item. Selecting this button opens the Assign to Pool window. Select the desired remote agent from the drop-down list, then select OK to save the remote agent pool assignment for the solution item.Database Mapper Web Portal Solution Items Assign to Pool window
Database Mapper Web Portal Task History buttonOpens the Task History page for the selected solution item.Database Mapper Web Portal Task History for Solution item

Task History

The Task History page displays the usage history for a selected Solution, or Solution item

Database Mapper Web Portal Task History for Solution
Solution Task History

Database Mapper Web Portal Task History for Solution item
Solution Item Task History

Expand a Task to display the individual task steps and their statuses. Database Mapper Task History expand task

The Task History page gives you historical insight into the tasks that run on your Database Mapper solutions and solution items. The following details are provided:

FeatureDescription
The task status indicator means the task was successful. The  task status indicator means that the task was unsuccessful. The task status indicator means the task was cancelled. 
Command DescriptionThe Command Description section provides you with a description of the Task, and the solution name.
CreatedThe Created section notes the day and time the task was created.
StartedThe Started section notes the day and time the Task was started for the solution or solution item.
Completed The Completed section notes the day and time the Task was completed for the solution or solution item.
UserThe User section notes the user responsible for the Task.

Task History Actions

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Database Mapper Task History Cancel buttonOpens the Confirm Workflow Cancellation window for the selected solution. Select Confirm to cancel the snapshot.

Note:  You can cancel snapshots that are in progress, or snapshots that are scheduled to take place at a later time. 
Database Mapper Task History Confirm Workflow Cancellation window
Database Mapper Auto refresh buttonWhen selected, the Task History page refreshes every 20 seconds.

Note:  This option is active by default. The auto refresh option turns off after ten minutes of activity. 
Database Mapper Task History Auto refresh
Database Mapper Web Portal Download Log Output buttonSelect the Download Log Output button to download the selected Task history log. Select Open to open the file, or select Save to save the file to your machine.Database Mapper Web Portal Task History Download log
Database Mapper Web Portal See log output buttonSelect the See log output button to display the log output for the selected task.Database Mapper Web Portal Task History Log output

Documentation Exports

Database Mapper Documentation Export page

The Documentation Exports page displays details about your selected solution's exported documentation. The following details are provided:

FeatureDescription
Requested Documentation VersionThe day and time that the documentation was created. The version (referenced by the date and time the documentation was created) of the exported documentation.
Export GeneratedThe day and time that the documentation was exported.
Page CountThe number of pages of the exported documentation.
File SizeThe file size in MB of the exported documentation.

Documentation Exports Actions

Use the Documentation Exports page to download any of your exported documentation versions. 

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Database Mapper Documentation Exports Download Log buttonSelect the Download Documentation export button to download the selected documentation. Select Open to open the file, or select Save to save the zip file to your machine.

Note:  Database Mapper exports HTML files only. This is applicable to all solution items.
Database Mapper Documentation Exports page download export
Database Mapper Documentation Exports Delete buttonSelect the Delete export button to open the deletion prompt. Select Delete to delete the selected documentation export.Database Mapper Documentation Exports Delete export prompt

Documentation Export window

Database Mapper Documentation Export window

Select the Export Documentation button for the desired solution, and then select Export Documentation to open the Export Documentation window. The following options are available:

OptionDescription
Database Mapper Documentation Export Current Version buttonSelect the Current Version button to change your view of your Documentation export. Select Point in Time, and then select the Date and Time of the documentation you want to export. Select OK to save your documentation view selection.

The Current Version option is the default selection.
Database Mapper Documentation Export Use enhanced loggingSelect the Use enhanced logging checkbox to enable enhanced logging for your documentation export.
Database Mapper Documentation Export Request Export buttonSelect Request Export to begin exporting your documentation.
Database Mapper Documentation Export Close buttonSelect Close to close the Documentation Export window.