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2716212 - All about SAP Jam Widgets


  • What is a widget?
  • Which widgets are available on SAP Jam?
  • Where can I use widgets?


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Note: Widgets are SAP Jam Edition specific. To verify the available features in different SAP Jam editions, please check spec sheets for each edition HERE

What is a Widget?

Widgets are containers for a variety of information such as multimedia, slides, content, and more. When you add a widget, you are specifying that a section, whether for group overview pages or custom home pages, contain some particular content. You can insert, remove, edit, and reposition widgets as needed.

Where can I use it?

Widgets can only be added into group overview pages or custom home pages.

Which widgets are available on SAP Jam?

  • Action
  • Business Record
  • Content
  • Event
  • External Content
  • Feed
  • Forum
  • Groups
  • Image
  • Knowledge Base
  • Multimedia
  • Name
  • Notification
  • People
  • Recent Items
  • Recommendation
  • Rotating Banner
  • Search
  • Slideshow
  • Tag Cloud
  • Task
  • Text
  • Tool Content

NOTE: Company administrators designing custom home pages and area administrators designing area home pages will see a few different widgets in addition to some mentioned in this topic: Name, Notification, Recommendation, Recent Items, Rotating Banner, and Catalog Search widget.

See Also

SAP Help Portal: SAP Jam Group Administration - About Widgets


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