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Calling attention to your Dashboard – How to

INTRODUCTION Apart from delivering summarized, critical and impactful information, the purpose of all dashboards is to enable users identify trends, outliers and exceptions. Blinking alert is an effective method to ensure such exceptions are captured and critical components are not left unnoticed. This document explains how to implement blinking alerts. …

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Calling Attention to your Dashboard

As Dashboard developers, our sole aim is to create a product which enables the users to identify trends, outliers and exceptions. Often, extravagant dashboard design with the whole hullaballoo of charts and fancy components overshadow critical data points and valuable information. After researching through several ideas, we finally came up …

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Slide show in SAP Dashboards

This Document will help you to visualize your dashboard KPI’S as slideshow. Sometimes user don’t want to interact with the dashboard however wants to view KPI’S as a slideshow so that the points can be discussed in Meeting. Downloading the data and then creating a PowerPoint presentation for the meeting …

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PROS – CONS of Dashboards and Design Studio

This document will help those who frequently deal with Dashboards and Design Studio Dashboards/Xcelsius: Provides a rich set of visualization and controls to build highly interactive dashboards on third-party data sources. PROS CONS Build rich, interactive dashboards and visualizations Long development process due to multiple layers of technology in workflow …

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Passing Parameter using Flash variable

Hope you all know that we can pass the parameters from one dashboard to another, Webi to Dashboard. Here, am sharing the steps to pass parameter from Webi report to Dashboard. Steps: Create Flash variables in child report           Manage Connections –> Click Add –> Choose Flash variable –> from …

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Fiddler Logs

     Many a times we have to capture logs while troubleshooting issues in Dashboard. The server logs may be a little difficult and plus it captures a lot of information. Fiddler is a tool which is easy to understand. Fiddler captures the HTTP traffic on your system. It provides you …

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Dense Ranking – Xcelsius Dashboard

1.0  Objective Dense ranking for displaying top 5 Highest/Lowest Revenue companies. 2.0   Description Dense Ranking the companies based on their revenue (least or highest) and displaying top 5 according to the user selection. Even if there are many Number of Companies on the same rank all of them will …

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BEST FLOW TO DASHBOARD DEVELOPMENT

Best steps to develop dashboard 1)Understand the user requirement clearly(This most IMP step, If you go wrong here you may need to start from zero.) 2)Try to understand client business and try to give better model than client suggest. 3)Draw a prototype of Dashboard in white paper. 4)Analyse which features …

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Multiple Selections in dashboards using Check Box with BW as a source for IPAD as Only multiple selectors in Dashboards ‘List Builder’ doesn’t support on IPAD.

This Document will help you to populate mulitple values in bex variable using Check boxes. Requirement:User wants pass multiple values in Bex variable from  IPAD. Create a dashboard with Bex query as a source. As in my example I have used query which gives to zone wise sales depending upon …

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Using Publication in Dashboard

     Publication is used to publish report like webi intelligence, desktop intelligence, crystal reports.The report or document is published/distributed to several users or groups. It is also helps personalize the data of report for the user before it is published. This would help user view only his/her data.An instance of …

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