To show how the relative proportions of several indicators change over time, use a
relative compare visualization for a time series.
Role required: pa_power_user or admin
From the Type list, select Times
From the Visualization list, select Relative
Specify which indicators to include in the visualization with one of the
Fill in any of the following optional fields:
Right-click the form header and select Save.
If you selected a single indicator, add additional indicators in the Widget
Indicators related list.
If you selected an indicator group, additional indicators are optional.
Select the Show date range selector check box on the
Date Settings tab.
This setting lets users dynamically change the amount of time displayed in the
To have the widget follow the breakdown elements that are selected on a
breakdown dashboard, follow these steps:
Select Follow element.
Selecting this option removes the ability to set a second breakdown
and element on the widget.
Set which of the available breakdowns to follow in Followed
Breakdown dashboards let you select a breakdown source and elements.
However, an indicator can use more than one breakdown that is based on
the same breakdown source. Use this setting to determine which of these
breakdowns to apply in a breakdown dashboard.
For example, the
indicator Number of open incidents uses two breakdowns: Assigned to,
and Opened by. Both breakdowns are based on the Users.Active
breakdown source. Consider the case where you create a widget for
this indicator and you have the widget follow elements on breakdown
dashboards. You want the widget to display separate values for the
elements of the Assigned to breakdown. Therefore, you select
Assigned to in the field
In Show multiple elements as, select whether to
show each element separately or to show an aggregate of elements based
on the indicator aggregation.
If you select Aggregate
, the results depend on
the indicator aggregation as follows:
Warning: The Show multiple elements
as value applies to both the main widget and any
indicator widgets. If Aggregate is selected
but one of the indicator widgets does not support the
Aggregate view, that indicator does not
follow the elements on the breakdown dashboard. Instead, the
indicator follows any first-level breakdown and element that are set
in the widget configuration. The other indicators follow the
elements on the breakdown dashboard and show an aggregate of their
Fill in the other fields, as appropriate.