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Dynamic Text Panel 2.1.0

Mikhail Volkov
Founder at Volkov Labs, Grafana Champion

We're excited to announce the release of the Dynamic Text Panel 2.1.0. This feature release includes the following updates:

  • Includes the community-submitted PRs and features.
  • Integrated Monaco Code Editor.
  • Refactored the plugin's code and increased test coverage to continue enhancing the plugin's functionality.
Dynamic Text Panel visualizes cards with people information.
Dynamic Text Panel visualizes cards with people information.

Getting Started

You can install Dynamic Text Panel from the Grafana Plugins catalog or using the Grafana command line tool.

For the latter, please use the following command:

grafana-cli plugins install marcusolsson-dynamictext-panel

YouTube Tutorial

Dynamic Text Panel is a Grafana visualization plugin that converts plain text and table data into visually appealing, easy-to-read information cards. You can use variables, Markdown, and Handlebars to customize the look of the outputted cards.

The Dynamic Text Panel plugin allows you to construct a text visualization template from the values of a dataset returned by a data source query.

Markdown, HTML and Handlebars to transform data visualizations.

Release Notes

Breaking changes

Major refactoring may introduce breaking changes. Please test before upgrading in Production.

Features / Enhancements

  • Fixed the broken link in the README file (#111).
  • Updated CI to upload signed artifacts (#113).
  • Added a feature parsing the time formatting syntax (#86).
  • Fixed the data rendering when using transformations (#98).
  • Updated the panel options to use Monaco Code Editor (#114).
  • Increased test coverage for the plugin's functionality (#114).
  • Refactored and updated images (#116).
  • Refactored alert messages and text options (#117).
  • Added support for the parameter regulating HTML sanitization in Grafana (#118).


We're looking forward to hearing from you. You can use different ways to get in touch with us.

  • Ask a question, request a new feature, or report an issue at GitHub issues.
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