Introduction To Dashboard Template Administration

Dashboard Template Administration allows administrators to create Dashboard templates, which contain Dashboard tabs, which contain widgets, and set the visibility of Dashboard templates for user roles.

Administrators can also set the visibility of individual widgets by user role in the Visibility of Dashboard Panels Customization.

Dashboard Template Administration

Dashboard Template Administration can be hidden using the View Template Administration permission in User Management

To add and edit Dashboard Templates:

  1. Go to Reporting > Dashboard Administration.
  2. Edit a Dashboard Template by clicking the cog wheel-shaped button. Dashboard Template Administration Cogwheel
    or
    Add a new Dashboard Template:

    1. Select a user role from New Template for User Role drop-down menu.
      The top item in the menu (usually the company name) represents all user roles.
    2. Click Create.
  3. Add tabs:
    1. Add: Click the new tab button New Tab to add a new tab.
  4. Click a tab cog wheel-shaped button Tab cog wheel on a tab to:
    1. Add Panels: Choose a Panel from the pop up and click Add. Click Done to close the pop up.
    2. Open Custom Panels:
      A new browser tab or window opens.
      Click to select a tab.
      Click the cog wheel-shaped button. Tab cog wheel
      Select Add Custom Panels.
      Click Add.
      Click Done.
      Close the browser tab or window.
      Click Refresh in the original browser tab or window to see your changes.
    3. Change Layout: Click to select a layout and click Done.
    4. Rename Tab: Type the new name.
    5. Remove Tab: Deletes the tab.
  5. Add and manage tabs and add Panels:
    1. Add: Click the new tab button New Tab to add a new tab .
    2. Manage: Click a tab cog wheel-shaped button Tab cog wheel on a tab to:
      Add Panels: Choose a Panel from the pop up and click Add. Click Done to close the pop up.
      Change Layout: Click to select a layout and click Done.
      Rename Tab: Type the new name.
      Remove Tab: Deletes the tab.
    3. Add Custom Panels:
  6. Rename and remove Panels:
    1. Click a panel cog wheel-shaped button Tab cog wheel  on the top-right corner of a Panel to:
      Rename: Click then type the name and press the Return key.
      Remove: Click to remove the Panel.
  7. Click Refresh to update the template list.
  8. Changes will be saved automatically.

 


To delete a dashboard template:

  1. Go to Reporting > Dashboard Administration.
  2. Click the delete button. Report Delete Button

 

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