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Administration Guide

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Using widgets

You can save a widget as a standalone dashboard, change the view type, as well as configure tables and filter data.

To save a widget as a dashboard:
  1. Hover over a widget in the dashboard, and click Expand to Full Screen.
  2. In the banner, next to the widget name, click Save > Save as Standalone. The Add Dashboard window opens.
  3. Select a Layout Type.

    Option

    Description

    Responsive The number of columns the dashboard has is determined by screen size. Widgets can only be re-sized horizontally, but the dashboard will look good on all screen sizes.
    NOC The number of columns the dashboard has is explicitly set. Widgets can be re-sized both vertically and horizontally, but the dashboard will look best on the screen size it's originally set up on. This option will work best for a Network Operation Center dashboard.
    Standalone Only one widget can be added as full-size.
  4. Click OK.
To save options specific to a widget:

In the widget banner, next to the widget name, click Save > Save View Settings.

Note

Only radio options or dropdowns specific to the widget can be saved. For example, if you use the Device Inventory widget, you can change the view to be based on Software OS instead of Hardware. and save it.

To view the widget settings:
  1. At the top-right of the widget, click the Settings icon. The Edit Dashboard Widget window opens.
  2. Configure the widget settings, and click OK.
Note

The settings will vary depending on the widget.

To configure a table in the widget:
  1. Hover over the left side of the table header, and click the Configure Table icon.
  2. Configure the table options.
    Option Description
    Best Fit All Columns Resizes all of the columns in a table to fit their content.
    Reset Table Resets the table to the default view.
    Select Columns Adds or removes columns from the view.
  3. Click Apply.
  4. (Optional) In the banner next to the widget name, Save > Save View Settings.
To filter or configure a column in a table:
  1. Hover over a column heading, and click the Filter/Configure Column icon.
  2. Configure the column options, and click Apply.

    table

    Option

    Description

    Resize to Contents Resizes the column to fit the content.
    Group by this Column Groups the table rows by the contents in the selected column.
  3. To filter a column, enter a value in the Filter field, and click Apply.
Note

Filtering is not supported in all the widgets.

Using widgets

You can save a widget as a standalone dashboard, change the view type, as well as configure tables and filter data.

To save a widget as a dashboard:
  1. Hover over a widget in the dashboard, and click Expand to Full Screen.
  2. In the banner, next to the widget name, click Save > Save as Standalone. The Add Dashboard window opens.
  3. Select a Layout Type.

    Option

    Description

    Responsive The number of columns the dashboard has is determined by screen size. Widgets can only be re-sized horizontally, but the dashboard will look good on all screen sizes.
    NOC The number of columns the dashboard has is explicitly set. Widgets can be re-sized both vertically and horizontally, but the dashboard will look best on the screen size it's originally set up on. This option will work best for a Network Operation Center dashboard.
    Standalone Only one widget can be added as full-size.
  4. Click OK.
To save options specific to a widget:

In the widget banner, next to the widget name, click Save > Save View Settings.

Note

Only radio options or dropdowns specific to the widget can be saved. For example, if you use the Device Inventory widget, you can change the view to be based on Software OS instead of Hardware. and save it.

To view the widget settings:
  1. At the top-right of the widget, click the Settings icon. The Edit Dashboard Widget window opens.
  2. Configure the widget settings, and click OK.
Note

The settings will vary depending on the widget.

To configure a table in the widget:
  1. Hover over the left side of the table header, and click the Configure Table icon.
  2. Configure the table options.
    Option Description
    Best Fit All Columns Resizes all of the columns in a table to fit their content.
    Reset Table Resets the table to the default view.
    Select Columns Adds or removes columns from the view.
  3. Click Apply.
  4. (Optional) In the banner next to the widget name, Save > Save View Settings.
To filter or configure a column in a table:
  1. Hover over a column heading, and click the Filter/Configure Column icon.
  2. Configure the column options, and click Apply.

    table

    Option

    Description

    Resize to Contents Resizes the column to fit the content.
    Group by this Column Groups the table rows by the contents in the selected column.
  3. To filter a column, enter a value in the Filter field, and click Apply.
Note

Filtering is not supported in all the widgets.