Dashboard Tile: Pies

The pies tile is used to display pies or donuts that represent the contribution of each value to a total.

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In this article we'll provide information on how to create and customise the Pies tile type in Calxa dashboards.

Pies example with top 5 asset balances

Bind Data

Each tile type allows you to bind data in a similar way, however each tile will have different data properties. This section describes the data properties specific to a Pies dashboard tile.


Values represent the data you want to display in each pie segment.

Binding values to the pie tile


Arguments represent the categories that will define each pie segment.


Contains the data item whose values will be used to label separate pies in the tile. If no series is provided only one Pie per value will be displayed. When you add a series, the number of pie elements is multiplied by the number of series values.


The Pie dashboard tile allows you to select whether diagrams should be painted as pies or donuts.


Each pie can display data labels that contain descriptions for pie segments and provide tooltips with additional information.



Data Labels

Specifies which values are displayed within data labels.


Specifies which values are displayed within tooltips.

Data Labels Position

Specifies whether to display data labels inside or outside pie segments.


If you've added a series to the pies tile and therefore have a number of pies arranged on one tile, you can specify the number of columns or rows by which gauges are arranged.

Define layout option for displaying multiple pies

The following modes are available.




Automatically resizes gauges to fit within the dashboard item.

Fixed Columns

Allows you to specify the number of columns in which gauges are arranged.

Fixed Rows

Allows you to arrange gauges in a specific number of rows.

Line Count

Use the Line Count field to specify the number of rows/columns

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