Using the Quick Launch Console

When the Management Console is opened, the Quick Launch Console is automatically displayed.


To stop the console from opening automatically, unselect Show this dialog on next startup.

GFI EventsManager Quick Launch Console

The following table describes the available options of the Quick Launch Console:

Icon Description

Browse events

Access the built-in events and forensic tools that will help you locate, analyze and filter key events. For more information refer to Browsing Stored Events.

Generate reports

Access reporting features including instant/scheduled report generations and automated report distribution. For more information refer to Reporting.

View dashboard

Access GFI EventsManager status dashboard. This enables you to view graphical representations of the most important events collected and processed by GFI EventsManager. For more information refer to Activity Monitoring.


Customize GFI EventsManager settings, such as enabling Syslog, SNMP Trap processing, system checks, key events notifications, and more.


For more information, refer to: