How to work with Datylon templates online

This article shows how to load and share templates, and use them to create new charts or reports.

Creating a Datylon template using Datylon for Illustrator

  1. Create a document with one or multiple Datylon charts.
  2. Save it as a native Illustrator file (.ai).
  3. Go to Windows Extensions Datylon Account. A Datylon pane opens, if you are not signed in, enter your Datylon account email and password and click Sign-in. After that, you can export the file to the Datylon web app. 

Creating a Datylon template using the Datylon web app

  1. Create a design using other templates, default, or inspiration charts: Docs > Designs > Create Design.
  2. After saving the new design right-click the design card on the overview page or click three dots on the design page and select Copy as Template.

Sharing and uploading templates

  1. Every Template, Design, Publication, or Inspiration chart can be saved as an SVG file. You can store this SVG file locally or share it with your colleagues and teammates by sending the URL. 
  2. This SVG file can be uploaded as a new template: Docs > Templates > Upload Template.