Custom Dashboard

You can create multiple dashboards and switch between them. Each dashboard has a collection of widgets showing resource data of interest.

How to Take Action

Here's a quick look at your dashboard options.

Add a widget

Add a new widget to your dashboard.

Tools menu options

Take actions on the entire dashboard:
- set the default
- create dashboard
- change layout
- delete, print, export dashboard
- import dashboard
- import widget

Widget menu options

Take actions on a single widget:
- edit widget
- delete widget
- refresh widget data
- create template from widget
- export widget

Add new widgets

1) Start by clicking the Add Widget button on your dashboard.

2) Pick one of our widget templates - there are many to choose from - or create your own.

3) Each widget is unique. You'll enter a query for the data to display in the widget and the layout - count, table,column, pie chart.

4) When you're ready, click Add to Dashboard.

Tip Wondering how we created the widgets on the default dashboard? Choose Edit for any widget to see the settings.

Import/Export widgets

You can import and export widget configurations to a file in a json format, allowing you to share the widgets between accounts or within the Qualys community.

To Import a widget, choose Import Widget from the tools menu. Browse to your json file and click Import.

To export a widget, choose Export this Widget from the widget menu. Give your file a name, choose whether to hide sensitive information, and click Export.

Refresh your view

You might want to see the latest data for a single widget on your dashboard. Just click Refresh from the widget menu. To refresh all widgets in one go, choose Refresh Dashboard from the tools menu.