A choice list interactive filter enables users to filter report widgets based on the
value of a choice list.
Role required: hp_publisher_admin and report_admin. The
hp_publisher_admin role exists only for managing interactive filters. By default, it
contains no other roles and is not contained in any other roles.
You must have Performance Analytics to create
new interactive filters.
If the interactive filter
has a default value or specifies the last selected value, this value is not applied
automatically on non-responsive dashboards. This feature is only available on Responsive
After you create the filter, add it to a homepage or dashboard.
In the Filter based on choice list, select
Set the following fields:
||Enter a name for the filter. This
name appears on the dashboard widget for the
|Look up name
||Enter a lookup name for the filter. This name appears in
the Add content menu for users adding
a filter to a dashboard. Use this name to help organize your
filters. If you do not specify a lookup name, the
Name value is used
||Enter a description of the filter.
|UI control type
||Select how the available filtering options for this
filter appear on the dashboard widget. See Available interactive filter UI control types.
Select Apply to all tables in hierarchy to apply the
filter to parent, child, and sibling tables of an extended table. For more
information, see Apply interactive filters to all tables in a hierarchy.
Exclude specific elements from appearing on the filter using the
Data for excluded choices is included when you select
All on the interactive filter.
In the Table choice list, select the table that contains
the choice list to filter on.
In the Field choice list, select the choice list field
to filter on.
Add any choice list elements you want to exclude from the filter to the
Exclusion list field.
Select a Default value for the filter.
This default is applied automatically for all users. If a user selects a
different value, that value is saved as the user's default and overrides the
global default. You can specify more than one default value when using a UI
control type that enables multiple selections, such as Select