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Create a custom table resource in SolarWinds NPM

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Created by Melanie Boyd, last modified by Chris.Moyer on Oct 03, 2016

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Resource data can be displayed as pie charts, bar charts, line charts, tree views, and tables. The example below shows how to create a custom table composed of the Node, Status, Device Owner, and Email Address Columns.

The custom table resource populates with the node status, the owner, and a contact email address.

File:Success_Center/New_Articles/NPM-Getting-Started-CHM/090/050/CustomTable_Result.png

  1. Locate the blank custom table resource on the New York IT Summary view added in Create a view and add resources.
  2. Click Configure this resource.

    File:Success_Center/New_Articles/NPM-Getting-Started-CHM/090/050/CustomTableResource.png

  3. Enter a title, and click Select Data Source.

    File:Success_Center/New_Articles/NPM-Getting-Started-CHM/090/050/CustomTable_Title.png

  4. Select the object you want to report on, for example, Node.
  5. Define a condition that specifies the type of nodes to include, for example, all nodes owned by the New York IT Department.

    File:Success_Center/New_Articles/NPM-Getting-Started-CHM/090/050/CustomizeCustomTable_DataSourcePicker.png

  6. Click Add column, select properties, and click Add Column. This example includes the Device_Owner and Email_Address custom properties.

    File:Success_Center/New_Articles/NPM-Getting-Started-CHM/090/050/Custom_Table_AddColumns.png

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