Dashboards can be used to create a visual representation of collected session data with a combination of charts, grids, gauges and many more controls. A dashboard can be created in minutes and can be displayed anywhere simply by opening the dashboard in a browser.
The following links provide a guide on how to create and use dashboards for your projects.
To start creating a new dashboard, select create dashboard from the dashboards menu.
This screen is where you can set the name of the new dashboard and select the projects and ultradrop resources that will be used in the dashboard. The dashboard can also be assigned to groups to allow sub users to access the dashboard. When you have finished preparing the new dashboard, click the new dashboard button to save the new dashboard.
This section allows you to select the projects and ultradrop resources that will be used in the dashboard. The selected data sources will be available within the Dashboard Designer , allowing you to add points to the dashboard layout or use an ultradrop resource to filter down the sessions that will be displayed in the dashboard. Data sources can be added or removed at any time unless a data source is used in a Join Table using the Query Builder .
When the dashboar has been saved you will be taken to the new dashboard's details page. This page provides an overview of the dashboard's settings and associated projects, ultradrops and groups. You can start designing the new dashboard's layout by clicking the Start Dashboard Designer button.
For more details on how to use the Dashboard Designer, see the Dashboard Designer documentation .
A dashboard can be opened from the dashboard list page by opening the
dashboard actions menu
and selecting the
Open in New Tab
action or alternatively the previewer can be opened from any of the other dashboard pages by selecting the
Open in New Tab
button at the top of the page. This will open the dashboard in
so that you can see the dashboard with data from your projects.
To learn how to navigate the Dashboard Viewer you can read more:
The edit page allows you to change the name of the dashboard, add or remove data sources and allocate the dashboard to groups.
The name field allows you to change the
of the dashboard. Please note that the name must be unique for each dashboard.
This section allows you to add or remove the projects and ultradrop resources that will be available in the Dashboard Designer . These data sources can be added or removed at any time unless a data source is used in a Join Table using the Query Builder . To remove a data source that is being used in a join table you will need to remove the join table from the dashboard designer first.
This section allows you to change the groups that this dashboard is assigned to, allowing you to change which sub users have access to the dashboard. Any sub users that belong to the same groups as the dashboard will be granted access to the dashboard.