Custom RSS Feeds on Dashboard

Document created by Joseph Brown Employee on Apr 25, 2017
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Let's first start off with creating a report. The report we want to create will tell us how many spare computers there are at our North Carolina location. Please follow the below steps:

1. Go to Inventory

2. Click on "Computers"

3. Click on + Add Filter (add the filter(s) that fulfill the criteria for the report you wish to run)

 

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Once you have the data you want to have in the RSS Feed Custom Widget on the Dashboard you will want to export the data to a RSS Feed.

6. Click Export, then RSS

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8. Copy the URL

 

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9. Go to Dashboard
10. Click on Personalize

11. Under Personalize, click the Other tab.
12. Click Custom RSS Feed #1
13. Paste URL in Feed URL box.

     - If you want to change the title of the RSS report add &rss_title="nameoftitle" to the end of the url you paste into the URL box. 

14. Click apply

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Report successfully added to the dashboard. You have 4 different custom RSS feed widgets that you can create to pull any information onto your Dashboard.

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