The report template can contain layout options such as cover page, table of contents, and footer.

To create or edit report templates, select Content > Reports in the left pane. On the Report Templates toolbar, click the plus sign to add a template or the pencil icon to edit the selected template. In the workspace, on the left, click Layout Options. If you create a new template, complete the required previous steps of the template.

Layout Options in the Report Template Workspace



Cover Page

Can contain an image up to 5 MB.

The default report size is 8.5 inches by 11 inches. The image is resized to fit the report front page.

Table of contents

Provides a list of the template parts, organized in the order of their appearance in the report.


Includes the date when the report is created, a note that the report is created by VMware vRealize Operations Manager, and page number.