Editing widgets

Edit a widget to change its name, description, or deployment descriptor.

About this task

You can edit a widget to update the icon associated with the widget when it is docked, specify whether the widget deployment descriptor uses particular IBM® Connections tags to represent the URLs of IBM® Connections applications, and select IBM® Connections applications as prerequisites for the widget.
Note: For system widgets that are installed as part of IBM® Connections, you can only change the name of the widget.


To edit a widget, complete the following steps.
  1. Open the Administration view.
  2. Select the widget that you want to edit and click Edit.
  3. Make the necessary changes in the Edit widget form and then click Save.