Widget Tasks

Task

Steps

Add widgets to the dashboard

To add widgets to the dashboard, do any of the following:

  • Select the tab you wish to add widgets to, click the menu icon beside the tab title, and then select Add Widgets.

  • Select the tab you wish to add widgets to, click the gear icon in the top-right corner of the screen, and then select Add Widgets.

  • On newly created tabs, click Add a widget.

The Add Widgets screen displays.

For details, see Adding Widgets to the Dashboard.

Create a new widget

Create a new, customized widget to track and monitor information of interest to you.

For details, see Creating a Widget.

Refresh a widget

Click the menu icon in the top-right corner of the widget, and then select the refresh icon.

Note:

Widget views refresh automatically. Different widgets can have different refresh times.

Edit a widget

Click the menu icon in the top-right corner of the widget, and then select the edit icon. The Edit Widget dialog displays.

For more details, see Editing a Widget.

Note:

Different types of widgets have different settings to configure.

Delete a widget

Click the menu icon in the top-right corner of the widget, and then select the delete icon.

Note:

Widgets can also be deleted from the Add Widgets screen. Deleting a widget from the Add Widgets screen affects all instances that are already on the dashboard, and the deleted widgets cannot be restored.

Move a widget

Drag a widget's title change the widget's position.

Resize a widget

Drag the resize icon in the bottom-right corner of the widget to resize the widget.