Microsoft.Portal dashboards 2015-08-01-preview

The dashboards resource type can be deployed to: Resource groups.

To learn about resource group deployments, see Bicep or ARM template.

Template format

To create a Microsoft.Portal/dashboards resource, add the following Bicep or JSON to your template.

resource symbolicname 'Microsoft.Portal/dashboards@2015-08-01-preview' = {
  name: 'string'
  location: 'string'
  tags: {
    tagName1: 'tagValue1'
    tagName2: 'tagValue2'
  properties: {
    lenses: {}
    metadata: {}

Property values


Name Description Value
type The resource type

For Bicep, set this value in the resource declaration.
apiVersion The resource api version

For Bicep, set this value in the resource declaration.
name The resource name string (required)
location Resource location string (required)
tags Resource tags Dictionary of tag names and values. See Tags in templates
properties The shared dashboard properties. DashboardProperties


Name Description Value
lenses The dashboard lenses. object
metadata The dashboard metadata. object

Quickstart templates

The following quickstart templates deploy this resource type.

Template Description
Create an Azure portal dashboard

Deploy to Azure
This template creates an example dashboard in the Azure portal, showing performance of an existing virtual machine in your subscription, as well as some static information and links.
Shared default dashboard

Deploy to Azure
In order to make an application operational it helps to have a shared dashboard view of the services that make up the system. This dashboard provides a quickstart for customizing and sharing that with others on the team.