Developing templates for custom dashboards

GitLab provides a template to make it easier for you to create templates for custom dashboards. Templates provide helpful guidance and commented-out examples you can use.

Apply a dashboard template

Navigate to the browser-based editor of your choice:

  • In the Repository view:

    1. Navigate to Repository > Files.
    2. Click Add to tree and select New file, then click Select a template type to see a list of available templates: Metrics dashboard template selection
  • In the Web IDE:

    1. Click Web IDE when viewing your repository.
    2. Click New file, then click Choose a template to see a list of available templates: Metrics dashboard template selection WebIDE

Custom dashboard templates

To enable and use a custom dashboard templates on your GitLab instance, read the guide for creating custom templates.