When you move a dashboard using an update set, the portal pages associated with its
tabs are not tracked automatically. You must manually add all portal pages related to tabs
to the update set before you move it to the target instance. After moving your dashboard,
check that each tab has an associated page that contains its widgets.
The dashboard and its tabs are moved to the target
In the source instance, navigate to
Select the dashboard with the tab you want to copy.
Select the tab you want to copy.
Click the context menu icon () and select Copy Dashboard
Paste this URL into a text editor.
Copy the sys_id value following the sysparm_tab
For example, if the URL of the tab is
then the sys_id of the sysparm_tab parameter is
In the filter navigator, enter pa_tabs.list.
Filter the list to show only the tab with the sys_id you copied.
Click the name of the tab to open its form.
Click the information button () of the Page value for that tab.
On the Portal Page, click the context menu icon and
select Copy sys_id. Paste this value into a text
This value is the sys_id for the portal page. It is different than the sys_id
for the tab that you have already used.
Filter the list to show only the portal page with the sys_id you copied.
Right-click the record and select Unload Portal
The portal page for the current tab is added to the current update set.
Repeat steps 1-11 for all the tabs that you want to move with the update
Move the update set to another instance using standard update set
functionality. For more information, see Retrieve an update
Make sure that all the tabs of the dashboard have associated portal pages.
If the portal page is missing in the Tab form, click the magnifier icon next
to the Page field to search for the associated portal page.