Network Eagle User Interface

Program Menu

This article contains a brief description of menu items from the main application menu.

File 
  NewCreate a new check file.
OpenOpen an existing check file.
Open in Passive ModeOpens existing check file in the passive mode. It means you can change the states (run/stop) of checks, but they are not actually started/stopped. This mode is helpful while preparing check files for starting the application as Windows service.
Merge With FileMerge checks from existing file to the currently open file.
SaveSave the current check file.
Save AsSave the current check file under a different name.
CommentView/Edit the comment for the current check file.
ExportExport the data from groups/checks. Please, see the Export Data article for more information.
Generate reportGenerates and shows HTML report.
Clear Statistics DataShows the dialog where one can select all or individual items (checks or groups) to clear statistic information.
ExitExit the Network Eagle application.
Edit 
  CutCut currently the selected item(s) to the clipboard.
CopyCopy currently the selected item(s) to the clipboard.
PastePaste the item(s) from the clipboard into the currently selected group.
DeleteDelete the currently selected item(s) or clear the log, if the Log panel is active at the moment.
Select AllSelect all check items in the currently selected group, if the Checks panel is active at the moment or select the entire text in the Log panel, if the Log panel is currently active.
StartStart the currently selected item(s). It can be either a group or check(s).
StopStop the currently selected item(s). It can be either a group or check(s).
HoldSwitch currently selected check to the hold state. This check always stopped and can not be started. This option is handy when you want often to start/stop whole group without some check(s).
FindShows Find dialog. With the help of this dialog you can find checks using various conditions.
PropertiesShow the properties of the currently selected item(s).
View 
  ToolbarShow/Hide the application toolbar.
Status BarShow/Hide the application status bar.
GroupsShow/Hide the Groups panel.
InformationShow/Hide the Information panel. This panel includes the Log panel and the Statistics panel.
Network Eagle BarShow/Hide the Network Eagle Bar panel. This panel is located at the left of application screen and contains most useful commands.
Check 
  New GroupCreate a new check group in the current group.
New FilterCreate a new filter. Filter is a special group that contains only checks selected by some criteria.
PingCreate a new Ping check in the current group.
PortCreate a new Port check in the current group.
FTP PathCreate a new FTP Location check in the current group.
HTTP LinkCreate a new HTTP Location check in the current group.
Check Disk SpaceCreate a new Disk Space check item in current group.
External CommandCreate a new External Command check in the current group.
DatabaseCreate a new Database check in the current group.
ScriptCreate a new Script check in the current group.
ProcessCreate a new Process check in the current group.
EventLogCreate a new Event Log check in the current group.
Windows serviceCreate a new Windows service check in the current group.
SNMPCreate a new SNMP check in the current group.
Check File ExistenceCreate a new file check in the current group.
Check PrinterCreate a new printer check in the current group.
Check RAS ServerCreate a new RAS server check in the current group.
Tools 
  Alerts RepositoryOpen the dialog box allowing you to edit the alert repository.
Scheduler RepositoryShow the dialog box allowing you to edit the scheduler repository. This repository allows you to store start/stop schedule settings and smartly apply them to newly created checks.
OptionsShow the dialog box allowing you to edit the options.
WizardsThis menu contains various wizards helping one to make using of application easy.
Enable/Disable LogDisable/enable logging, including logging in the Log panel and to files.
Help 
  ContentsOpen the table of contents of this help file.
IndexOpen the index of this help file.
SearchOpen the search page of this help file.
RegisterRegister Network Eagle Monitor with your license key.
Tip of the dayShows the Tip Of The Day reminder dialog.
WWW Home PageOpen the Network Eagle Monitor home page in your default web browser.
Mail to Technical SupportCompose and send a message to the technical support team with some technical information in it. You can review this information before sending the message and add your own comment.
Buy NowBuy a license for Network Eagle Monitor.
AboutOpen the About dialog box.