Reporting properties

Use properties to fine-tune report behavior and appearance.

Navigate to Reports > Administration > Properties to configure the main reporting properties. In the navigation filter, enter sys_properties.list to configure other reporting properties.
Table 1. Reporting properties
Property Description Category

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
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: true
  • Location: Reports > Administration > Properties
Global

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.
Note: Map reports do not support animations and therefore do not follow this property.
  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: true
  • Location: Reports > Administration > Properties
Global

Truncates data labels from the front of the label.

glide.chart.data_labels.remove_leading
This property is applicable only if glide.chart.truncate.data_labels is set.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: false
  • Location: Reports > Administration > Properties
Global

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.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 10 (Allowed range of values 1–20)
  • Location: Reports > Administration > Properties
Histogram

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 report.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: #2f7ed8
  • Location: Reports > Administration > Properties
Box, Trendbox

Opens drill down information or a list in a new window or tab when user clicks a chart item, if selected

glide.chart.drill.open_new_win
When enabled:
  • For reports that have a drill down defined, each clicked drill down report opens in a new window or tab.
  • For reports that do not have a drill down defined, when a chart item is clicked, this opens a list in a new window or tab.

When set to false, opens a new page.

  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: false
  • Location: Reports > Administration > Properties
Global

Color of the box and whisker in box charts

glide.chart.box.color
Sets the color of the box report.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: #FF0000
  • Location: Reports > Administration > Properties
Box

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 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 > Administration > Properties
Global

List of color palette names that are used as a default color palette for each dataset

glide.ui.report.datasets.default_palettes
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 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 > Administration > Properties
Pie, Bar, Horizontal bar, Donut, Semi-donut

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 > Administration > Properties
Map
glide.ui.chart.color Specify the chart color.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: #006DDA
  • Location: Add a system property to the System Property [sys_properties] table
Global

glide.ui.chart.use_full_color_palette

Bars in bar and Pareto charts are generated with different colors for each bar, if selected

  • Type: true | false
  • Default value: #false
  • Location: Reports > Administration > Properties
Bar, Horizontal bar, Pareto
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 when labels are too long.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 14
  • Location: System Property [sys_properties] table
Global
glide.chart.label.legend.truncate_to.large Truncates legend labels for left or right legend alignment for large charts. Prevents shrinking of charts when labels are too long.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 20
  • Location: System Property [sys_properties] table
Global
glide.report.calendar.max_days_back Enables you to specify the number of days with events that are returned when you browse backward and forward in a calendar report. Evaluated on the Calendar by field in the report creator.
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 30
  • Location: Add a system property to the System Property [sys_properties] table
Calendar
glide.report.calendar.default_event_duration The default duration for an event without a specified end date.
  • Type: string
  • Default value: 01:00:00 (One hour, zero minutes, zero seconds)
  • Location: System Property [sys_properties] table
Calendar
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
  • Location: Add a system property to the System Property [sys_properties] table
Horizontal bar
glide.ui.chart.pie.labels Enables (true) or disables (false) labels on pie chart slices.
glide.ui.chart.pie.labels.max_items Sets the maximum number of pie chart slice values that can be returned in order to display their labels.

The maximum length of a data label for a chart. If longer, the label is truncated and an ellipsis (…) appended.

glide.chart.data.label.truncate_to
  • Type: integer
  • Default value: 13
  • Location: System Property [sys_properties] table
Global