Setting properties for Tree chart

You need to set chart properties for the charts that you add to a widget.

Procedure

Setting Chart properties

  • Complete the following steps to set chart properties:
    1. On the widget page, click the Set PropertiesSet Properties icon icon.

      The Set Properties window opens.

    2. Click the Chart tab.
    3. In the navigation pane of the Chart tab, click Chart.
    4. In the Tooltip value label field, enter a tooltip label for the values that are displayed on the chart.
    5. If you want total node counts to be displayed on the chart, select the Show total nodes count checkbox, and click any one of the following options:
      • To display the total node count in brackets next to the parent node, click In brackets against parent node name.
      • To display the total node count in the tooltip, click In tooltip and enter a tooltip label in the Tooltip label field.

Setting Series properties

  • In the navigation pane of the Chart tab, click Series, and complete the following steps in Series pane:
    • In the ID, Parent, Type, Node label, and Metric value fields, enter the column names from the manual data definition preview. Enter only those column names that you want to display on the chart.
      Note: The parent-child relation in the Tree chart is based on the ID and Parent columns.
    • From the Sort By list, select a sorting option.
      • To sort the data by using the node labels, select Node label.
      • To sort the data by using the metric values, select Metric value.
    • From the Sorting Order list, select any one of the following options:
      • To sort the data in ascending order, select Ascending.
      • To sort the data in descending order, select Descending.
      • If you do not want to sort the data, select None.

Setting Icons

  • In the navigation pane of the Chart tab, click Icons, and complete the following steps in Icons pane:
    1. If you want to specify an icon for every node, click Set an icon for every node type.
    2. In the Node type field, enter a node type for which you want to specify an icon.
    3. Click Select icon and select an image to be displayed for the node.

      Add a transparent image of PNG, GIF, JPEG, or JPG file format.

    4. To replace an already selected image icon, click the image and select another image.
    5. To add another node and node icon, click Add Another.
    6. To delete an already added node type and its node icon, click the Delete Delete icon that is displayed next to the node type.
    7. If you do not want any icon to be displayed, click No icons.

Setting Color properties

  • In the navigation pane of the Chart tab, click Colors, and complete the following steps:
    • If you want the published chart to display colors according to the dashboard theme, click Dashboard Theme Colors.
    • If you want to define value ranges and set label colors for each range, click Specify node label color for a range, and complete the following steps:
      1. In the Range fields, select or enter minimum and maximum values.
      2. Click the colored box under Label text to open the Color picker, and select a color for the text.
      3. To add more ranges, click Add Another and repeat the earlier steps.
      4. To delete the range, click the Delete Delete icon.