You can add a textual description to widgets, which is handy when you need to add extra information or a note to dashboard viewers.

The description is visible when hovering over the “i” icon, when in view mode.

Note: If you want to add text that stands out with more formatting options, see Adding Text Widgets.

To add a description:

  • Hover over the widget’s “i” button when the dashboard is in edit mode, and click Add Description.

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Note: You can also add the description from inside the Widget Designer screen, by using the “i” button next to the widget’s title.

To edit a description:

  1. Hover over the widget’s “i” button when the dashboard is in edit mode, and click Edit Description.
  2. Make your changes and click on the tick icon.

To delete a description:

  1. Hover over the widget’s “i” button when the dashboard is in edit mode, and click Edit Description.
  2. Click Reset.