Getting to know iSeries Navigator
iSeries™ Navigator is a graphical interface for Windows® clients. With iSeries Navigator, you can use a graphical interface to manage and administer your systems.
Here is an example of the iSeries Navigator main window:
From this example, you can see the iSeries Navigator hierarchical tree view in the left pane of the window. It provides a familiar user interface for those experienced in using graphical interfaces. It also decreases the need for users to learn the character-based interface. iSeries Navigator functionality includes system navigation, configuration, systems management, and monitoring capabilities. For step-by-step instructions on how to perform tasks in iSeries Navigator, see the iSeries Navigator online help.
- What's new for iSeries Navigator in V5R4
See a summary of the new and changed information in the V5R4 Information Center for iSeries Navigator.
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- iSeries Navigator functions by release
The iSeries Navigator functions that are available for the system to which you are connected depend on which version of the operating system is running on that system.
- Requirements for installing iSeries Navigator
Your PC hardware and software must meet certain requirements before you can install iSeries Navigator.
- Installing iSeries Navigator
Because all iSeries Navigator components are packaged with iSeries Access for Windows, you install iSeries Navigator during the iSeries Access for Windows installation.
- Adding system connections to iSeries Navigator
After you have installed iSeries Navigator, you need to add connections to iSeries Navigator.
- Working with iSeries Navigator
With iSeries Navigator, you can perform many system administration tasks.
- Related information for iSeries Navigator
Listed here are the IBM® Redbooks™ (in PDF format), Web sites, and information center topics that relate to the iSeries Navigator topic collection. You can view or print any of the PDFs.