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For example, to enter positions in the CME's E-Mini S&P 500 futures contracts, you would select CME for the exchange, ES for the product, and Future for the product type.  To enter positions in options on these futures, you would change product type to Option on Future and then select the option series -- for example, the January 2001 December 2017 options on the March 2001 December 2017 future.

Once you have specified the values for these fields, you will see a spreadsheet-style grid of available contracts, with whatever positions are currently defined for them: