More on searching
Earlier (in this chapter), we said that a search delivers the content of each dashboard panel. A dashboard panel can be one of the several content types. Here, we will take a look at examples of each.
When you add a (new) panel to an existing dashboard, you get to select the panel's content type simply by clicking on the appropriate icon, as shown in the following screenshot:
Dashboard panels can use live, inline searches as the source for the content displayed in the panel. Once you have added a panel to your dashboard, you can click on the panel edit icon and then select Edit Search String. In the Edit Search dialog, ...