Interacting with Filters as a Viewer
Viewers can interact with filters for analyzing data. Through the Filters pane, you can modify filters in a dashboard and change the way values are sorted in a visualization. This is useful for focusing on data displayed in dashboards that have been shared by the dashboard’s owner.
As a Viewer, you can select and deselect filter visuals on a dashboard. Each time you interact with a filter, for example by selecting or entering a value, the filter is immediately applied to your dashboard. After you have configured the relevant filters, you can save it as your default filters view.
Viewers can interact with filters as follows:
- Make a different selection in the filter controls displayed in the Filter pane on the right side of the dashboard, as shown below:
Click on the pencil icon next to the filter name (shown above) in the dashboard to display the Filter Definition window.
In addition, Viewers can perform the following procedures:
To create a filter you must be a Designer.
Click here to learn more about filters.