Reporting properties

Use properties to fine tune report behavior and appearance.

Table 1. Reporting properties
Property Description
com.glideapp.canvas Enables (true) or disables (false) responsive canvas for dashboards. When enabled, all new dashboards use responsive canvas. Nonresponsive dashboards are not converted to responsive dashboards.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: true
  • Location: System Property [sys_properties] table
Use new view/run report list layout

glide.ui.report.new_home

Enables the redesigned Reports list layout. If false, group reports are shown. If true, the number of rows removed from lists by security constraints is shown.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: false
  • Location: Reports > Properties
Toggle animations on and off for charts generated with the charting v2 plugin

glide.chart.animation

Enables animations for reports and Performance Analytics visualizations that support animations. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v2 plugin.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: true
  • Location: Reports > Properties
glide.report_home.group_report.show_usr_grp Enables the Reporting preferences link in the user's profile.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: false
  • Location: Add to the System Property [sys_properties] table
Note: The glide.report_home.group_report.show_usr_grp system property is deprecated and can no longer be used.
Global Chart Properties
glide.ui.chart.color Specifies the default color for all bars in non-stacked bar charts when the glide.ui.chart.use_full_color_palette property is set to false. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v2 plugin.
  • Type: string
  • Location: Add to the System Property [sys_properties] table
  • Default value: #006DDA
glide.ui.chart.height Specifies the height of a chart in pixels. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v1 plugin.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 300
Bars in bar and Pareto charts are generated with different colors for each bar, if selected

glide.ui.chart.use_full_color_palette

Enables the full color palette when set to true. When set to false, disables the full color palette and displays a single color for all bars in bar and Pareto charts unless stacking is applied. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v2 plugin.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value:
    • false – for new instances
    • true – for existing instances
  • Location: Reports > Properties
glide.ui.chart.width Specifies the width of a chart in pixels. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v1 plugin.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 500
glide.chart.drill.open_new_win When enabled, the list of records opens in a new window or tab when a user clicks a report segment for which no drilldown is specified. When set to false, the list opens in the same window or tab as the report. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v2 plugin.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: false
  • Location: Reports > Properties
Truncates x-axis labels to 20 characters, if selected (Applicable only to charts generated with the charting v2 plugin)

glide.chart.truncate.x_axis_labels

Truncates X axis labels at 20 characters. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v2 plugin.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: true
  • Location: Reports > Properties
glide.chart.label.legend.truncate_to Truncates legend labels for left or right legend alignment for all chart sizes except large charts. Prevents shrinking of charts in case of long labels.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 14
glide.chart.label.legend.truncate_to.large Truncates legend labels for left or right legend alignment for large charts. Prevents shrinking of charts in case of long labels.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 20
glide.charts.animation Enables chart animations when true. When set to false, animations do not play when a visualization loads.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: true
Calendar Chart Properties
glide.report.calendar.max_days_back Enables you to specify the number of days with events that are returned when you view dates backward and forward in a calendar report as evaluated on the Calendar by field in the report creator.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 30
  • Location: System Property [sys_properties] table
glide.report.calendar.maxEventsDisplayedPerCell For year and month views, this property sets the maximum number of events displayed in a day cell. When the number of events in a day cell exceeds this number, a link to a pop-up with the remaining is shown.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 3
  • Location: System Property [sys_properties] table
glide.report.calendar.maxMoreEventsPerDay When glide.report.calendar.maxEventsDisplayedPerCell is exceeded, then a link is displayed in the day cell which opens a pop-up of the events for that day. If the number of events for the day exceeds glide.report.calendar.maxMoreEventsPerDay, then that link opens a platform list of the day's events in a new page.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 30
  • Location: System Property [sys_properties] table
glide.report.calendar.defaultEventDuration If there is no end date field or the end date field is empty, then this value defines the duration of the event.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: 01:00:00
  • Location: System Property [sys_properties] table
glide.ui.max_calendar_records For year and month views, this property sets the limit for the number of events that are displayed. If this value is exceeded, no events are displayed and a link opens a platform list of the events in a new page.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 10,000
  • Location: System Property [sys_properties] table
Pie Chart Properties
glide.ui.chart.pie.labels Enables labels on all pie chart slices. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v1 plugin.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: true
glide.ui.chart.pie.labels.max_items Sets the maximum number of pie chart slices on which to display labels.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 8
Bar Chart Properties
glide.ui.chart.bar.horiz.max_col_slant_labels Sets the maximum number of columns in a horizontal bar chart before slanting (angling) the labels.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 5
Histogram Properties
Number of bins in a histogram chart (minimum 1, maximum 20)

glide.chart.histogram.bins

Determines the number of sections that appear on the Y axis of the histogram. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v2 plugin.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 10 (Allowed range of values 1 – 20)
Box and Trendbox Chart Properties
Color of the box and whisker in box charts

glide.chart.box.color

Sets the color of the box chart. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v2 plugin.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: #FF0000
Color of the mean value dot in box and trendbox charts.

glide.chart.box.mean.color

Sets the color of the 'mean' value dot in a box or trendbox chart. This property is applicable to charts generated using the Report Charting v2 plugin.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: #2f7ed8
Multiple Datasets Properties
Default Color list name for each dataset

glide.ui.report.datasets.default_colors

Sets the default colors to use when adding multiple data sets to a single chart. These values are used when the Chart color value is Use one color.

Enter a comma-separated list of chart color Color name values. You can view available colors and define new colors on the Chart Colors [sys_report_chart_color] table.

Each color is used in order as the default chart color when adding a new data set to a chart. If there are more data sets than default colors, the colors repeat.

  • Type: string
  • Default value: Default Color
  • Location: Reports > Properties
List of color palette names that are used as a default color palette for each dataset

glide.ui.report.datasets.default_pallettes

Sets the default palette to use when adding multiple data sets to a single chart. These values are used when the Chart color value is Use color palette.

Enter a comma-separated list of chart color scheme Name values. You can view available palettes and define new palettes on the Chart Color Schemes [pa_chart_color_schemes] table.

Each palette is used in order as the default chart palette when adding a new data set to a chart. If there are more data sets than default palettes, the palettes repeat.

  • Type: string
  • Default value: Default UI14
  • Location: Reports > Properties
Set the default map for reports of type 'Map'

glide.ui.report.map.default_map

Specifies the default map to use when creating Map-type reports.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: world
  • Location: Reports > Properties