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Create a Clock Widget

Learn how to create a clock widget in Ubidots to display the time and date in your dashboards.

Santiago Pachon Robayo avatar
Written by Santiago Pachon Robayo
Updated over a week ago


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  1. Clock Widget Setup

1. Clock Widget Setup

Head to the Devices dropdown in the Navigation bar, then Dashboards, and select the appropriate dashboard to be working on. Next, follow the steps below to create a Clock Widget:

Step 1: Click on the top-right “+” button in one of your dashboards.
Step 2: Select the clock widget option.
Step 3: Choose the clock format.
Step 4: Enable the option “Display date” in case you would like to show the date within the widget.
Step 5: Pick a color from the palette if you wish you change the default color.

In the appearance tab of the widget you can edit extra fields described in the following steps:

Step 6: Assign a name to the widget.
Step 7: Upload a background image (Supported image formats are GIF, PNG, JPEG/JPG and BMP) or enter an image URL.
Step 8: Enter a custom style for your widget, in case it is needed.

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