Adding the DashboardDesigner Control

The DashboardDesigner control is located in the DX.18.1: Data & Analytics Toolbox tab.

GettingStarted_L1_Toolbox

After you have dropped it onto the form, you can perform the following actions to prepare it for the first use.

  • Use commands of the DashboardDesigner's smart tag to generate the required user interface at design time.

    UserInterface_CreateRibbonDesignTime

    To learn more, see Ribbon, Bars and Menu.

  • Customize popup menus that allow end-users to perform actions related to dashboard items or the entire dashboard.
  • Customize various UI elements such as the Data Source wizard, Print Preview, etc.