Navigating Banner Admin Pages (How-to)

Accessing an Admin Page

There are several ways to access a Page:

  1. Main Search bar in Application Navigator
  2. Search icon in Tool Bar
  3. Recently Opened
    • This list is cleared each time you log out of Banner
  4. Find the Page in a list of pages or in MyBanner
    • MyBanner is like having a bookmark to your favorite pages​​​​​​​
    • See Creating MyBanner Menu (How-to) to learn how to create your own MyBanner​​​​​​​ list.

Home Page

To find pages in a list view or use the MyBanner list:

  1. Click on the Applications tab in the left side navigation.
    • To expand the navigation pane, click on the Menu (three horizontal lines) icon in the upper left.

Nav Pane

  1. Choose either Banner or MyBanner​​​​​​​ to view your lists.

  1. Select the page to launch.


Keyboard Shortcuts

Banner uses web standard keyboard shortcuts. Please see Banner Keyboard Shortcuts (FAQ) to learn more.

Parts of a Page

  1. Tool Bar
    • The Tool Bar is always on the left side of the screen and will expand when the hamburger icon (top left icon) is clicked.
    • This includes several options such as Return Home, Search, Log Out, Help, and Recently Opened.
  2. Exit
    • Users can exit the page by click on the X in the upper left corner.
  3. Tabs
    • Some Pages have multiple views of data that are separated into Tabs.
    • Users can click on each tab to navigate to it.
  4. Section
    • Pages are made up of Sections. Each Page has at least one section.
    • In the example below, Enrollment Information is a section
  5. Fields
    • Fields are individual pieces of data in a section. There can be multiple fields to a section.
    • In the example below, CRN is a field in the Course Information section.
  6. Drop Down Menus
    • Drop Down Menus contain lookups for pieces of data. Users can click on the ellipsis (...) to open the Menu.
  7. Help/Error Bubble
    • If there is an error on the form, it often appears in the upper right corner.
      • You can dismiss the error by clicking on the number in the upper right corner.
  8. Save
    • To Save your changes, click on Save.
  9. Next Section
    • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​To navigate to the next section, users can click on the icon in the lower left, or simple click into the section.

Parts of a Page

  1. Rollback
    • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​On some pages​​​​​​​, you can undo your changes by clicking Start Over​​​​​​​.

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