Setting dashboard runtime preferences

You use the Dashboard Runtime page of the Preferences dialog to specify the Google Map API key.

About this task

To specify the dashboard runtime user preferences for the current QMF application interface session:


  1. Select View > Preferences. The Preferences window opens. Select Dashboard Runtime from the tree.
  2. Set values for the Dashboard Runtime:
    You can obtain the Google Map APIs from the Google Code web site.
    • In the Google Maps JavaScript API key field, specify the Google Maps JavaScript API key to enable the usage of the Google Map layout object in visual dashboards in the HTML5 rendering mode.

      You can obtain the Google Maps JavaScript APIs from the Google Developers web site.

    • Set the Display null values as to specify how null values are displayed in the dashboards.
  3. Click Apply to save your preferences choices.
  4. Click Restore Defaults to restore the default preference values.
  5. Click Apply and Close to close the Preferences window.