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The Tools consoles provide access to a number of specialized tools that help you administer your websites, digital assets and other aspects of your content repository. There are currently two flavors of the Tools console dependent on the UI you are using:

Tools - Touch-Optimized UI

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These consoles can be accessed from the Tools Panel of the Global Navigation.

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As the cards in the UI provide details about the purpose of each option, this table simply provides quick reference as to the location of features in the tree.

Section Option
General  
  CRXDE LITE
  Search Forms
  Templates
  Tagging
  Configuration Browser
  Components
  Translation Configuration
Workflow  
  Models
  Instances
  Launchers
  Archive
  Failures
Operations  
  System Overview
  Web Console
  Testing
  Configuration
  Backup
  Health Reports
  Diagnosis
  Maintenance
  Monitoring
  Jobs
Sites  
  Blueprints
  Launches
  ContextHub
  External Link Checker
Assets  
  Metadata Profiles
  Folder Metadata Schemas
  Metadata Schemas
  Desktop Tools for AEM
  Insights Configuration
  Reports
  Content Fragment Models
  Remote DAM Configuration
Resources  
  Documentation
  Developer Resources
Deployment  
  Replication
  Distribution
  Packages
  Package Share
  Topology
  Offloading
  Livefyre Configuration
Security  
  Users
  Groups
  OAuth Clients
  Permissions
  SSL Configuration
  Trust Store
  Adobe IMS Configurations
Cloud Services
 
  Legacy Cloud Services
  Translation Cloud Services
  YouTube Publishing Configuration
  Scene7 Configuration
  Adobe Launch Configurations
  Adobe Stock
  reCAPTCHA
  Typekit
  Facebook Social Login Configuration
  Twitter Social Login Configuration
  Pinterest Social Login Configuration
Communities  
  Storage Configuration
  Component Guide
  Community Functions
  Group Templates
  Site Templates
  Community Badges
Commerce  
  Payment Methods
  Shipping Methods

Tools - Classic UI

Page or Folder Purpose
MSM Control Center Centralized point for managing your multiple sites.
Client Context Configurations
The Client Context represents a dynamically assembled collection of user data. The default and marketing cloud configurations are held here.
Cloud Services Configurations
Holds configurations related to Integrating with the Adobe Marketing Cloud.
Cloud Settings
Configuration manager settings.
Commerce Provides access to importers and various product data.
DAM   Provides access to various options.
Dashboards Allows you to create reporting dashboards; these provide a customizable way to define pages that display consolidated data.
Custom Documentation Used when extending the documentation and online help.
fd No active functionality related to this entry.
Form Submissions Holds the list of form submissions received.
Importers   Provides access to various options.
External Linkchecker External linkchecker.
Mobile Helps you create websites designed for mobile devices.
Packages An alternative link to the Package Manager that shows the packages that have been loaded for AEM WCM. Similar to the information shown in CRX's Package Manager.
Replication - Replication Agents Used to replicate data from author to publish when publishing pages, or with reverse replication to return user comments from the publish environment to author.
Reports AEM provides a range of customized reports, allows you to create customized reports and/or develop your own.
Default Page Scaffolding With scaffolding you can create a form (a scaffold) with fields that reflect the structure you want for your pages and then use this form to easily create pages based on this structure.
Security - Self-Service Configuration   Lets you configure the emails that users automatically receive when they create an account or reset a password and to confirm a password that has been reset.
Segmentation Site visitors have different interests and objectives when they come to a site. Understanding these goals and fulfilling the expectations is an important success factor for online marketing. Segmentation helps to achieve this by analyzing and characterizing a visitor's details.
tenants No active functionality related to this entry.
truststore No active functionality related to this entry.
Versioning - Purge Versions Allows you to purge page versions as required.
Workflow Workflows control a series of actions on pages or digital assets that support any editorial process.

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