Originally Posted by till
The manual is for 3.0.3. To enable the Home menu entry (also named Dashboard), go to System > CP users, click on the user where you want to enable the dashboard for and enable the dashboard checkbox under modules. You might also want to set the startmodule to dashboard too. Then click on save and logout. On the next login, you will see the dahsboard / Home menu.
This applies only to updated systems. On new installs, the dashboard is enabled by default for the admin user.
Thanks! Was using an upgraded instance so didn't realized until you mentioned. It works now.