Workday Icon [Home] The icon at the top of the screen that will bring you back to your default landing page.
Search Box Allows you to quickly search for tasks, employees, organizations and reports.
Related Action Use to initiate worker related transactions. Can also be used to pop-out a menu.
Settings Used to access configuration/additional options on a specific screen.
Inbox Click to access tasks assigned to you.
Launch Launches tasks in the inbox that require full page viewing/editing.
Add Various ways throughout the system to add an additional row or value.
Delete Click to delete a row or value.
Change Changes a previously-selected value.
Enter Information Click to enter information in the field.
Prompt A list of values that are valid for a field.
Calendar Opens a calendar to assist you in selecting a date.
Process Successfully Completed Process was successfully completed.
Process Canceled Indicates a business process has been canceled.
Process Complete Process was successfully completed.
Expand This symbol will point to the right when a section has not been expanded and down when an area is expanded; if you click on the symbol while it is pointing down it will condense an expanded area.
Filter Click to narrow the data results based on selected criteria.
Refresh Use to refresh the page or data.
Export to Excel If this symbol is located at the top of the page, all content will be exported; if this symbol is located on a section of a page, only that section will be exported.
Required This symbol (asterisk) indicated that a value is required for a field; you will not be allowed to continue unless all fields marked with this symbol have a value.
Inbox Contains items that require your attention; example shows an Inbox with 1 items.
Time (Worklet) Used to enter your time as well as view your calendar.
Personal Information (Worklet) Used to change and view your personal information such as name, email address, address, legal and preferred name and emergency contacts.
Benefits (Worklet) Used to change and view your benefits such as health insurance and retirement contributions.
Pay (Worklet) Used to view your current and previous Workday-processed pay slips, view and update your withholding elections, and view and update your direct deposit (payment elections) information.
Directory (Worklet) Used to view your co-workers as well as information regarding your organization.
Favorites (Worklet) Used to access the frequently-used Workday transactions that you have added to your favorites.
Birthdays (Worklet) Indicates who on your team has a birthday within the next two weeks.
Anniversaries (Worklet) Indicates who are your team has a work-related anniversary within the next two weeks.
My Team (Worklet) Used to access information about your team members (e.g. emergency contact information, organization chart).