Create a new widget

Create a new widget to build a custom widget from scratch.

Before you begin

Role required: admin or sp_admin

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Service Portal > Service Portal Configuration > Widget Editor.
  2. Click Create a new widget.
  3. Enter a name for the new widget. The widget ID is created automatically based on the widget name. Optionally select Create test page to automatically create a page containing the widget.
    Note: After completing development of a widget with a test page, delete the test page. Maintaining test pages can create clutter when managing pages.
  4. Click Submit.

    The widget HTML template, client script, and server script display in the widget editor. Basic script templates are included as a guide.