Session Browser dashlet

The Session Browser dashlet displays information about stored sessions available in its data source.

A stored session can be a PurePath session, a memory dump, a thread dump, or a sampling that is stored on an AppMon Server, or offline on the client. See Usage of Sessions for more information.

Session Browser dashlet

Attributes

A stored session has the following attributes:

  • Name: Name of the stored session.
  • Description: Optional description of the stored session.
  • Type: Possible values are PurePath Session, Total Memory (Simple), Total Memory (Extended), Selective Memory Dump, Thread Dump, and Sampling.
  • System Profile: System Profile from which the stored session was created.
  • Size: Size of the stored session in Bytes, KB, MB or GB.
  • Lock: Switch to on to protect the stored session from the automatic deletion procedure.
  • Directory: Directory in which the session is stored.
  • State: Possible values are finished, incomplete, in progress and corrupt.
  • Capturing Start: Start date and time of the stored session capture.
  • Duration: Stored session capture duration.
  • Version: File format version in which the session is stored.
  • Labels: Labels that are assigned to the stored session. Use label assignments to group multiple stored sessions.
  • Recording Type: Possible values are manual and incident.

Grouping options

Use the options at the top right dashlet corner to change the structure of the displayed stored sessions.

  • Flat: Displays a simple list of all stored sessions and doesn't group them.
  • Group by Type: Groups the stored session by type such as PurePath Sessions, Memory Dumps, Thread Dumps, and Samplings.
  • Group by System Profile: Groups the stored sessions by the System Profile from which they are created.
  • Group by State: Groups the stored sessions by their state. Possible groups are finished, incomplete, in progress, and corrupt.
  • Group by Capturing Start: Groups the stored sessions by the capture start date.
  • Group by Label: Groups all stored sessions by label. If a stored session has multiple labels, it can be a member of multiple groups.

Context menu options

  • Open: Opens the selected stored sessions in separate dashboards.
  • Make Available Offline: Downloads a stored session from the AppMon Server to an AppMon Client. See Usage of Sessions for more information.
  • Convert to latest version: Converts the selected session files to match the server version. The menu item is only available for sessions with an old version.
  • Export: Opens the Export Session dialog box and exports the stored session to a user-defined session file.
  • Import: Opens the Import Session dialog box in order to import a stored session from a user-defined session file.
  • Lock: Toggles the deletion lock to enable protection against automatic deletion procedure.
  • Unlock: Disables the deletion lock, so the session could be automatically deleted.
  • Edit: Opens a dialog box to modify stored session properties like name, description, deletion lock, or the assigned Labels.
  • Drill Down: Opens a view associated with a selected stored session.
  • Copy: Copies the attributes of the selected stored sessions to the clipboard.
  • Delete: Deletes the selected stored sessions from the dashlet's data source.
  • Details: Shows the selected stored session attributes.

Required permissions

To view this dashlet, you need the Read Stored Session permission assigned to the Server Management role.

To manipulate with Stored Sessions you need one or several of the following permissions assigned to the Management role:

  • Delete Stored Sessions
  • Edit Stored Sessions
  • Export Stored Sessions to a local directory
  • Re-analyze Stored Sessions
  • Rename Sessions
  • Store Live Stream Session