Data table from instance definition widget

Data table from instance definition displays a table that you define using the widget instance options.

After you add the data table from instance definition widget to a page, use the instance options to configure the appearance of the table.

Figure 1. Data table from instance definition widget
Data table from instance definition widget with instance option set to table=incident

Instance options

Table 1. Data table instance options
Field Description
Title The title of the widget. If you leave this field empty the name of the table displays as the widget name.
Table The table that the widget displays records from.
Filter Text field from the condition builder that you can use to limit the items returned in the table. To create a filter, use the context menu to open the widget instance in the platform. Then use the condition builder to create a filter.
Maximum entries Limits the number of items displayed in the table. If there are more entries than allowed in the table, users can scroll to the next page.
Glyph Icon that displays beside the widget title
Fields Columns to display in the table.
Bootstrap color Color scheme for the widget. The default colors are defined by the portal theme, but if you want the instance to have a specific color, select the option from the list.
Link to this page Direct users to a specific page when they click a record. By default, clicking an entry in the table opens that entry in a form.
Enable Filter Select this check box to allow users to create their own filter for the table. This option is currently only supported for the Data Table widgets.