A variety of objects can be added to the Dashboard.
Adding objects to a dashboard
A variety of objects can be added to the Dashboard from the left-side widget navigation. Before adding an object, ensure that it is supported in the selected susub-tabemplate.
|Report||Canvas & Layouts||Add reports in the form of charts, canvas, or tables to your dashboard. You can provide interactive reports, report bookmarks, snapshots, or entire report canvas.|
|Filters||Canvas & Layouts||Add report filters to filter data directly on the dashboard.|
|Text||Canvas||Add headlines or descriptive text. Customize it to match any text styling.|
|Graphics||Canvas||Add shapes, icons, or lines to further enhance your dashboard’s design.|
|Images||Canvas||Incorporate static images to your dashboard.|
|Blueprints & Quick Charts||Canvas||Add chart placeholders or quickly create simple charts directly on the dashboard|
Managing dashboard objects
This section covers options to manage objects on a dashboard.
Right-click on any object to display a menu of actions you can perform on it.
|Copy||Copy the selected object or multiple objects to the clipboard.|
|Paste||Paste the copied object(s) onto the dashboard.|
|Branch Report||This is only available for report objects. This option creates a copy of the selected report, along with any filters applied to it. However, the SQL query is only run once. You can then display a different chart of the same report, or even a chart and a table.|
This is only available for report objects. Allows you to edit the selected report in the Report Builder, by navigating to the selected report step. Options include:
Aligns the selected object(s) on the canvas according to the following options:
|Duplicate||Creates a duplicate copy of selected object(s) and displays it onto the dashboard.|
Change the arrangement of the selected object by moving it to the foreground or background. Options are:
Apply quick rotation options to the selected widget. Options include:
|Delete||Deletes the selected object(s).|