Who can use this capability
System Admins (SysAdmin) can enable the web content widget for everyone on the account. Only Admins can add a URL or embed code to the widget.
Using web content widgets
Web content widgets in your dashboard allow you to embed interactive content such as sheets, forms, videos, and more.
Use a web content widget in your dashboard to embed interactive content such as:
- Other types of content from third-party tools
The web content widget isn’t available in the trial or individual version of Smartsheet. For more information about which features are included with which plan types, check out the Smartsheet Pricing page.
Enable the web content widget for everyone on the account
System Admins (SysAdmin) can enable the web content widget for everyone on the account. Learn how to manage this setting.
In the Account Administration form, you’ll see the web content widget in the Feature Enablement section.
Add web content
Only Admins can add a URL or embed code to the widget.
To add a URL or embed code to the web content widget
- In the Web Content Widget pane, select Add Content.
- If you’re editing the link of an existing web content widget, in the Configure Link section, select Change.
- In the Embed Web Content box, paste the URL or embed code.
- Select Apply.
Similar to other dashboard widgets, you can update other properties of the web content widget you added.
Embed enabled web content
Here's a list of approved domains for embedding content from the web:
- Adobe XD Creative Cloud
- Bing Maps
- Google Calendar
- Google Docs
- Google Maps
- Google Sheets
- Google Slides
- Looker Studio
- Mapsly (Learn how here.)
- Microsoft Excel Online (Office 365)
- Microsoft Power BI
- Microsoft PowerPoint Online (Office 365)
- Microsoft Word Online (Office 365)
- Prezi Present
- Resource Management by Smartsheet
- Smartsheet Calendar App
- Smartsheet Dynamic View
- Smartsheet Forms
- Smartsheet Published Sheets
- Tableau Online
Web content behavior in the Smartsheet mobile app
When you open a Smartsheet dashboard from the mobile app, you'll be unable to directly view certain embeddable content, but you'll see it on the Smartsheet dashboard as an accessible link.
For identified content providers, the web content widget appears on the mobile app as an icon or logo. Unidentified content providers appear as a link icon with the content URL below it.
To access open the content in an external browser or app
- Tap the widget.