Saving a Dashboard
Syncfusion Dashboard File Format
Save the newly created dashboard in local or existing dashboard with same or different name in same or different location as
Syncfusion Dashboard(*.sydx) formatted file.
Syncfusion Dashboard(*.sydx) file holds details about dashboard reports, widget and data source configurations, images, if any bounded to image control from local, map JSON files, if any bounded to map control from local, CSV, Excel or JSON file for file based connection types like CSV, Microsoft Excel and JSON respectively.
Saving operation can be handled through the File Menu items such as,
Save as option
Save as option is used, the save file dialog will be displayed. The keyboard shortcut
Ctrl + Alt + S can be used for save as option.
The dashboard will be saved as
SYDX file in the selected path with the mentioned name in the File save dialog.
Save option is used, the existing dashboard will be updated. If saving the dashboard for the first time, this option will prompt the
Save As… dialog even on clicking the
Save menu item.
The keyboard shortcut
Ctrl + S can be used for save as option.
Ignore the file modification
If you want to ignore the changes made to the dashboard report you can click on the
New Dashboard option from the
File menu and the following message will be shown.
You can also use the Keyboard shortcut Ctrl + N for new dashboard.
You can click on
No option in the message dialog and the changes made to the existing dashboard will be ignored.
If you need to quit the Dashboard designer application you can click on the
Exit option from the
File menu. The keyboard shortcut is
Alt + F4.