Creating Dashboards

To create a dashboard, navigate to the dashboards page in Outlyer and click the Create new button in the top left:

Pass the popover a required Name and an optional description. You may also add labels to your dashboards to make the lists easier to filter:

Note that you can also import an existing dashboard previously exported as a YAML file.


Outlyer provides different types of widgets so you can build highly customizable dashboards. On the top menu, click on Add Widget:

A list of widgets will show up:

When you click on a widget in the list, it is immediately added to your dashboard and a side bar with the widget settings shows up:

After customizing the widget settings and saving it, you can simply click on the top left corner of the widget and drag it around the dashboard to organize it according to your needs: