Adding a Notebook widget

If IBM® Cognos® Analytics for Jupyter Notebook is enabled in IBM Cognos Analytics, you can use the Notebook widget to add notebooks to a dashboard or story.


  1. Click the Widgets Widgets icon icon.
    If you don't see the Widgets icon, click the Switch to edit
    Edit icon
    icon first.
  2. To add a notebook from the Widgets tab, complete the following steps:
    1. If you want to position the widget yourself, drag the Notebook Notebook widget icon to the canvas. If you want the widget to fill the next available pane in the template, click the Notebook icon.
    2. From the Notebook widget, click Select a notebook.
    3. Select a notebook and click Open.
    4. From the available cells, select one notebook cell to include in your dashboard.
  3. To see when a Notebook widget was last refreshed, hover your cursor over the time stamp Timestamp icon icon.
  4. To hide the time stamp Timestamp icon icon from the Notebook widget, complete the following steps:
    1. Click the Notebook widget, click the Properties Properties icon icon, and then click Selection.
    2. Click the Show timestamp toggle.
  5. To select a different notebook cell for a Notebook widget, select the widget, and click the Edit widget Edit widget icon icon from the widget toolbar.