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IBM Cognos Business Intelligence 10.1 Dashboarding Cookbook by Ankit Garg

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Applying filters in Cognos Business Insight

In this recipe we will apply filters to narrow down the data displayed on the dashboard. We will learn how we can limit the amount of data shown in the widgets by applying appropriate filter on each of them.

We will use the 5825-01-Sample2 dashboard we had created in the previous recipe.

Getting ready

We already have the dashboard—5825-01-Sample2, which we created in the previous recipe, open in the Cognos Business Insight interface. We have also saved the dashboard at the location Public Folders | IBM Cognos Business Insight Samples on Cognos Connection.

How to do it...

Now we will refine the data appearing on the 5825-01-Sample2 dashboard using filters provided on the Cognos Business Insight interface. ...

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