Navigating Work Center

Logging On

Use the URL provided by your administrator to log on to Work Center. A sample URL is:


Parts of the Interface

Use the legend below the figure to learn about the different parts of Work Center.


  1. Home
    Click to work with global views.
    Note: If this icon is not available, your administrator has disabled the Home context.

    Refer to Working With Views and Feeds.

  2. Applications/Application Groups

    Click the Down arrow to pin applications and application groups to the toolbar. Once an application is pinned, click the associated icon to work with application-specific views and reports.

    Refer to Pinning Applications and Application Groups.

  3. Submit New Work Items

    Click to submit a new work item into a selected project.

    Refer to Submitting New Work Items.

  4. Notifications View

    Click to view notifications based on your subscriptions.

    Refer to Viewing Notifications.

  5. Search

    Search for work items and reports in all applications or in the selected application.

    Refer to Searching for Work Items and Searching for Reports.

  6. Settings Menu

    Click the user icon to:

    Your user privileges determine which menu options are available.

  7. View Manager

    Create, modify, and delete views. Refer to Managing Your Views.

    Also, add views to your menus. Refer to Customizing Your Menus.

  8. Navigation Pane

    When Home is selected, the navigation pane provides access to global views. When a pinned application or application group is selected, the navigation pane provides access to application-specific views and reports.

    You can resize the navigation pane horizontally while it is un-pinned.

  9. Content Pane

    Use this area to view and manage work item data. The content in this pane depends on the selected view, search results, etc.