Master Filtering

The Dashboard allows you to use any data aware dashboard item as a filter for other dashboard items (Master Filter). To learn more, see the Master Filtering topic that describes filtering concepts common to all dashboard items.

The Chart dashboard item supports filtering by argument, series or points.

Filtering by Arguments

When filtering by arguments is enabled, an end-user can click series points to make other dashboard items display only data related to selected argument values.

Chart_Interactivity_FilterByArguments

To enable filtering by arguments in the Designer, set the required Master Filter mode and click the Arguments button in the Data Ribbon tab.

Chart_Interactivity_FilterByArguments_Ribbon

Filtering by Series

When filtering by series is enabled, an end-user can click a series point to make other dashboard items display only data related to the selected series.

Chart_Interactivity_FilterBySeries

To enable filtering by series in the Designer, set the required Master Filter mode and click the Series button in the Data Ribbon tab.

Chart_Interactivity_FilterBySeries_Ribbon

Filtering by Points

When filtering by points is enabled, an end-user can click a individual point to make other dashboard items display only data related to the selected point.

Chart_Interactivity_FilterByPoints

To enable filtering by points in the Designer, set the required Master Filter mode and click the Points button in the Data Ribbon tab.

Chart_Interactivity_FilterByPoints_Ribbon

Reset Filtering

To reset filtering, use the Clear Master Filter button (the DataShaping_Interactivity_ClearSelection icon) in the Chart's caption, or the Clear Master Filter command in the context menu.

Member Table

Property Description
DashboardItemInteractivityOptions.MasterFilterMode

Gets or sets the selection mode of the master filter item.

ChartDashboardItemBase.InteractivityOptions

Provides access to interactivity options, such as Master Filtering and drill-down settings.

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