Layouts and gadgets


You can choose between a basic and an advanced layout when you log in to IQ Web for the first time. See Modifying general user preferences for details.

If you are using the basic layout, the add gadget icon in the upper right corner of the main window will not be available. The balances and level 1 gadgets will appear in the sidebar by default, and you will not be able to add, change, or collapse gadgets.

If you are using the advanced layout, you will be able to add gadgets using the add gadget icon in the upper right corner of the main window. You will also be able to change or collapse open gadgets.

Note: you can switch between layouts by changing your settings in the User preferences  menu. Customizations made in the advanced layout will be saved and will remain in effect on your next login. However, if you switch from the advanced to basic layout and then back again, all customization will be lost.


IQ Web allows you to add and remove customizable windows. These windows are called gadgets and can be arranged in various different ways. Gadgets are only available in the advanced layout of the platform.

For information on how to add a gadget, see Adding a gadget. You can customize a gadget by clicking the (a) gadget header to expand or collapse it, or by (b) using the separator arrows to resize the gadget.

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