The Cisco VLT user interface has a toolbar at the top, followed by two display panes (Cisco VLT GUI Display and Navigation [standalone system] and Cisco VLT GUI Display and Navigation [plug-in system]):
Figure 1. Cisco VLT User Interface (Standalone System)
Messages upper pane—Displays a list of trace log messages from one or more files.
Messages Translation lower pane—Displays the raw or translated text of a highlighted message.
Figure 2. Cisco VLT User Interface (Plug-in System)
The window allows for typical GUI display control such as window resize, column resize, vertical and horizontal scroll, minimize, restore, and close. You can also grab and move the border between the Messages upper pane and the Messages Translation lower pane.
You navigate the Cisco VLT interface using the toolbar as shown in Cisco VLT GUI Display and Navigation.
Figure 3. Cisco VLT Toolbar
The toolbar has both a top line (with text) and a bottom line (with icons).
To navigate using the top line. choose one of the displayed choices—File, Edit, Filter, View, or Help. These selections open a successive context-sensitive display of new choices, as shown in Cisco VLT GUI Display and Navigation.
Figure 4. Cisco VLT Toolbar: Successive Display of Choices
Alternatively, you can navigate using the icons on the bottom line. Icons for Open Log Files, Open and Add Log Files into Current Log Panel, Save Translated Messages, Copy, Paste, Find in Translated Message, Advanced Filter, and Call References duplicate most of the text options for the top line.