Add a Widget to a Dashboard

Required Vulnerability Management User Role: Basic, Scan Operator, Standard, Scan Manager, or Administrator

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Use the following steps to add a widget to your template-based and custom dashboards.

You can add custom widgets, widgets from Tenable-provided dashboards, and other general purpose Tenable-provided widgets.

Custom widgets from the legacy Asset and Vulnerability workbenches or the classic interface do not transfer to the Explore workbench. To recreate them, complete the steps below.

To add a widget to a dashboard:

Note: These steps describe how to add a template widget to a dashboard. See custom widgets for information on how to create custom widgets and add them to your dashboard.

  1. View the widget library.
  2. For each widget you want to add:

    1. Do one of the following:

      • Scroll through the list of widgets.
      • Use the Search box to find a specific widget.

      Tip: You can hover over a widget tile for brief descriptions of each widget. For detailed descriptions about widgets originating from Tenable-provided dashboards, see Tenable-Provided Dashboards.

    2. Roll over the widget you want to add.

      The Add to Dashboards button appears.

    3. Click Add to Dashboards.

      The Add to Dashboards plane appears.

    4. In the Dashboards drop-down box, select the dashboard or dashboards to which you want to add the widget.

    5. Click Save. adds the widget to the bottom of the appropriate dashboard or dashboards.

    6. Click Add. adds the widget to the bottom of the appropriate dashboard.

  3. Click Done.

    You return to the Dashboards page.