1. Add a new Excel spreadsheet widget from your dashboard.

  2. If you haven’t done so already, create a connection to link your Google Drive account with Geckoboard. From the Choose File menu. Once connected, select the spreadsheet you want to connect from the list.

    connect your chosen cloud-based service directly from the Spreadsheets panel


    After connecting to your Google Drive account, you may see the message: "there was an error fetching the list of spreadsheets". If so, you need to allow Google Drive permission to share data with Geckoboard.

    To do this, open the Google Apps control panel and navigate to Apps > Google Apps > Settings for Drive, and make sure "Allow users to install Google Drive apps" in the "Data Access" menu is enabled.

  3. And that’s it! For guides to creating spreadsheet dashboard widgets, select from the following visualization types:

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