Color code text column values


I have a table on my dashboard where one of the columns lists the severity (CRITICAL, MAJOR, MINOR, etc…). I want to color-code the severity values. I have added value mappings for the same, however, it isn’t taking effect. See the screenshots below. What could I be missing?



I solved my issue:

  • First, the value mapping by itself is not sufficient. I needed Cell Options → Cell type → Colored Text.
  • However, this method applies to the entire table, whereas I needed it only on one column.
  • So I undid these changes, and instead I added the value mappings in Overrides, including the cell type → colored text (or background). See this screenshot.

And here’s the outcome: