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How to create a report from a predefined template in the Orion Web Console


This article describes how to create a report from a predefined template in the SolarWinds® Orion Web Console.


  • NPM 11.5.3 and older.


  1. Log in to your Orion web console as an administrator.
  2. Click Settings.
  3. Under Alerts & Reports, click Manage Reports.
  4. Select the checkbox next your desired report.

    Click the report name to view the report.

  5. Click Duplicate & Edit.
  6. Customize the name, content, properties, schedule and actions as required. 
  7. Save the report. 

Modifying the Caption table

If you have problems with the Caption table, perform the following steps: 

  1. In Disk Volumes by node, click Edit Table. 
  2. Delete the 1st column named Caption.
  3. Click (+) to add a new column (Green + Icon).
  4. In the Search field, type caption.
  5. In the Node category, select the caption. 
  6. Expand the advanced options of the previously-added caption.
  7. In the Add display settings, select Details Page Link.
  8. In the Add display settings, select Vendor Icon (Watermark).
  9. Drag the new Caption column to the first position of the table.
  10. Adjust the column width (if required). 
  11. Click Submit.



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