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Customize custom charts

If the chart has a drop-down menu in its top line, the following edit options apply.

Custom chart drop-down menu options

  • View chart data over the Last 7 Days or over the Last 30 Days.
  • Select Edit Chart or click on the chart to open the chart resort in a new tab.
  • View Chart Data as an HTML format document.
  • View Chart Data in Excel to see chart data in an Excel™‑compatible format.

Edit the chart

If you click Edit Chart from the drop-down menu or click on the chart, the chart resource opens in a new tab and you can edit the following:

Chart Titles: Title

Enter a title to be displayed above the chart.

Chart Titles: Subtitle

Enter an optional subtitle to be displayed beneath the title.

Chart Titles: Subtitle #2

Enter a second optional subtitle to be displayed beneath the title.

Time Period: Select a Time Period

Select the time period that you want the chart to cover.

Alternatively, you can enter a specific time period for the chart.

Time Period: Beginning Date/Time

Enter the start date and time for the chart in one of the formats shown. If you do not enter a time, this will default to 12:00:00 AM.

Time Period: Ending Date/Time

Enter the end date and time for the chart in one of the formats shown. If you do not enter a time, this will default to 12:00:00 AM.

Sample Interval

Select the sample interval. Each sample interval is represented on a chart by a single point or bar. Data within a selected sample interval is summarized automatically.

Chart Size: Width

Enter a custom width, in pixels, for this chart. The default is 640.

Chart Size: Height

Enter a custom height, in pixels, for this chart. Enter 0 to maintain the original width/height ratio.

Font Size

Select the font size for the chart from the dropdown list.

Trend Line: Show Trend

Select the box to display a trend line on the graph. This shows potential future results as extrapolated from collected historical data.

Due to the broad array of factors that can affect the performance of devices, trend lines are intended as approximate predictions of future data only.

Display Chart Data: Raw Data

Click to display or save the data being used in this report as an xls file.

Display Chart Data: Chart Data

Click to display the data in this report as a HTML table in the web browser.