This topic explains how to bind the newly created dashboard item to data source fields to visualize data. To learn about common concepts, see Binding to Data.
To bind a dashboard item to data, invoke the Binding menu. The image below displays a Grid dashboard item which is bound to an SQL Data Source | Sales Person query.
Click a placeholder and select the required data source field.
To rename the data item, go to the Options section and specify the data item's caption.
To learn how to bind a specific dashboard item to data, see the required dashboard item's Providing Data topic'.
To modify data binding, drag a data item from the Binding menu to the required position.
To remove the data item, select it and click the Remove () button next to this data item.
A dashboard can have several data sources. To change the default data source (or a query / data member ), go to the dashboard item's Binding menu and click the Data / Filtering button.
In the invoked section, change the data source (query / data member) and click OK. Note that this action removes the data items from the dashboard item.