The navigation style controls the look and feel of the left navigation column in the reporting interface.

This procedure sets the global default navigation style. Users can override the global default style for their user account on Profile > View Profile > Preferences.


  1. Click Administration > Portal.
  2. Click the Default Display tab.
  3. In Navigation Style, make a selection.
    Use tree navigation: The navigation column is a hierarchical tree of report names.
  4. Click Save.
    Note: For the default navigation style, using tree navigation setting is recommended for the SolutionPacks. For procedure to change the preferences from icon based to tree based, refer to the dedicated SolutionPack articles.