Follow these steps to make sure that our Sidebar Component has been added:






 Here is an Auto-refresh dashboard with vpage hack that only works if "block popups" has been disabled.



csol_scratch=window.open('https://na10.salesforce.com/01ZF00000001hEW?poll=1&m=HOMEPAGE&nr=1&refresh=1', 'csol_db_scratch','height=100, width=100,toolbar=no,scrollbars=no,menubar=no,titlebar=no,status=no,location=no');
window.focus();
csol_scratch.moveTo(0, 0);
csol_scratch.document.write('Updating Dashboard')
setTimeout('csol_scratch.close();',5000);


displays a small 'Updating Dashboard' message. 5000 milliseconds was the estimated upper limit for time to update dashboard.