Personalize Best Practices Reports

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This section describes how SharePoint administrators can customize Best Practices reports to best fit their needs.


The first option is to create a completely new Best Practices report using the Best Practices wizard.

The second option is to save the built-in Best Practices report as a new one and then modify some of the settings so that this report will better match your SharePoint settings. Use the Save As button to save the desired report under a different name and then the Edit button to configure new settings.

Click Customize Best Practices on the Best Practices Home ribbon. Deselect the check boxes for the reports you don’t want to monitor. Click Save to finish adjusting your dashboard view.

SPDocKit Best Practices report options

Best Practices reports checking some numerical values, like the amount of RAM per server, can be customized as well. Click on the Best Practices report you would like to modify and edit the numerical values on the right to fit your requirements. Please note that if you edit these values, the Best Practice report will display a warning that the default values have been changed.

SPDocKit Customize the Best Practices report, for example RAM