Dashboard Navigation

  1. Home Button — Returns you to the Beacon Dashboard
  2. Agency Account Menu — Access different Agency accounts here
  3. Desktop Notifications Displays real-time incident updates and alerts that require Dispatcher interventions
  4. Chat Access chat messages from dispatchers and responders
  5. Map Markers View and manage map markers and Transport Destinations
  6. Profile MenuManage account settings and links to Support pages
  7. Map Search Bar — Enter and search locations, landmarks and latitude / longitude coordinates
  8. UTM Search Enter and search locations using Universal Transverse Mercator coordinates
  9. Satellite View Switches the map to Google Satellite view (not available if using OpenStreetMap)
  10. Ping Responders — Click to locate responders on the map (only possible for responders who are using the mobile app and have given location permissions to the Beacon mobile app)
  11. Refresh Click to refresh the dashboard map
  12. Map Editing ToolbarClick to access tools to edit your map and add Transport Destinations
  13. Menu Bar — Click the caret (∨)to expand or collapse the menu bar titles.
  14. New Incident Tab – Click to open the Incident Creation interface
  15. Incidents TabCreate and manage active incidents
  16. Responders Tab View and manage responders

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