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How to Diagnose Slow Dashboard Load Time

There are multiple factors that affect dashboard performance. A dashboard consists of widgets, plugins, scripts, filters, and, most important, queries. In this article, we will examine how to diagnose and pinpoint what may be slowing your dashboard d...

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Krutika by Sisense Team Member
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Adding Widget Subtitle / Description

This dashboard script allows you to add subtitles/description right under the widget title. To add a subtitle/description add ' - ' after the widget title, followed by the subtitle text. Long text will automatically wrap. To add another line break wi...

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TriAnthony by Sisense Team Member
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Add tooltips to a Pivot table

This article will show you how to quickly color a pivot table into two sections: by Row and by Value1. Build your pivot table.2. In the widget editor, add the widget script below. Information on how to add a widget script here: https://sisense.dev/gu...

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edselv by Sisense Team Member
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Color the Row and Value fields of a Pivot Table

This article will show you how to quickly color a pivot table into two sections: by Row and by Value1. Build your pivot table.2. In the widget editor, add the widget script below. Information on how to add a widget script here: https://sisense.dev/gu...

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edselv by Sisense Team Member
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Format Seconds to Time (HH:MM:SS) in a Pivot Table

This article will explain how to convert seconds into date-time format on a pivot table.1. Ensure your seconds column is of type integer.2. In the widget editor, add the widget script below. Information on how to add a widget script here: https://sis...

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edselv by Sisense Team Member
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Taking your Dashboard to the Next Level

Introduction The following article discusses how to take a good functional dashboard to the next level. It mentions the relevant Sisense features available to help achieve your next goal. Table of Contents IntroductionTable of ContentsDashboard Compl...

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Assessing the Quality of Your Dashboard

Introduction The following article discusses how to assess the quality and adoption of your dashboard. Table of Contents IntroductionTable of ContentsHow to Measure a Dashboard's Quality?Planning Makes PerfectAssessing a Dashboard's QualityThe "Pract...

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Dynamic Widget Scripts

Download: GitHub LinkVersion: 1.0.0Introduction:This article explains how to install the plug-in and how to interact with the js and configuration file.Purpose/Benefits:This plug-in will add or change change the current script applied to widgets on a...

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edselv by Sisense Team Member
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Planning, Executing, and Monitoring your Dashboard

Introduction The following article discusses a dashboard's (high-level) development cycle. It breaks the process into easy measurable steps that start from the initial KPI planning all the way to maintaining and adjusting your end product. Table of C...

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Customizing a Pivot 1.0 Widget

Introduction The following document provides code snippets for customizing a Pivot 1.0 widget Table of Contents IntroductionTable of ContentsHow to Use This Page?Widget CustomizationsLayout #1 - Single Row, Single Value, No ColumnsLayout #2 - Single ...

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Customizing an Indicator Widget

Introduction The following document provides code snippets for customizing an indicator widget. Table of Contents IntroductionTable of ContentsHow to Use This Page?Widget CustomizationsThe “Simple” Numerical WidgetThe “Ticker” Numerical WidgetThe Gau...

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Using Dashboard Design Patterns To Increase User Engagement

Defining and using consistent dashboard visualization Patterns will improve User understanding and engagement. What do I mean by Patterns? Simply put, Patterns are the layout (type and placement of widgets) on your dashboards. Why do layout Patterns ...

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Turn a dashboard into a card view - Spaces between widgets

If you wish to turn this dashboard : into this: Please copy & paste this dashboard script: dashboard.on('widgetready',function(d) { //Card view $('.dashboard-layout-column').css('background-color', '#F0F0F0'); $('.dashboard-layout').css('background-c...

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How To Create & Use Variables

Sometimes we'd like to define variables to hold specific metrics and use them throughout the dashboard in several places, with the ability to change / control them in one repository without the need to manually change each formula or widget. A good u...