Create Widgets using Templates

We provide widget templates that have pre-populated search queries. You can add the widget template to the dashboard or further customize the template.

Perform the following steps to create a widget using a widget template:

1. On the dashboard, click the Add Widget button.

The widget template library is displayed.

The widget template library with the list of widget templates

2. Locate the required widget template. You could either:

- Search for template using the search bar: Type the name of the template in the search bar and press Enter. All the widget templates with name that matches the search query are displayed.

Search bar in Widget Template library to search for widget templates.

Or

- Select the module specific template: All the applications in your subscription are listed. Click the required application to filter the templates associated with the specific application.

Option to choose the app for which you want to create the widget

You could choose the template from one of the following sections.

3. Select the widget template you want to customize and click Customize Widget.

The Add Widget to Dashboard screen is displayed.

The Select Application drop-down pre-populates the application to which the widget belongs.

4. Choose the widget type from the options provided: Numerical, Table, Bar, or Pie.

Depending on the widget type you choose, populate the information and configure the required settings for the widget. For detailed information about each widget type, see Widget Types.

You can choose the widget preferences from the different options that we offer in the Preview section.

Click Test and Preview to test how the search query works and get a preview of your widget.

5. Click Add to Dashboard.

6. In the Add Widgets to Dashboard window, select up to 10 dashboards to which you want to add the widget.

7. Click Add.