This is documentation for the next version of Grafana. For the latest stable release, go to the latest version.
This section includes the following topics:
- Create a dashboard
- Modify dashboard settings
- Grafana dashboard best practices
- Dashboard URL variables
- Manage library panels
- Manage dashboard version history
- Manage dashboard links
- Annotate visualizations
- JSON model
You can create more interactive and dynamic dashboards by adding and using variables. Instead of hard-coding things like server, application, and sensor names in your metric queries, you can use variables in their place. Read more about variables here.