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SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.1 Cookbook by David Lai, Xavier Hacking

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Using the Play Selector / Play Control component

The Play Selector component can be used when you want to change chart values or components on a dashboard without having the user do anything. Some common uses where we need an automatic change of components are listed as follows:

  • A company dashboard presented on a large LCD monitor in a company common room; this dashboard will refresh or switch views every 20-30 seconds
  • A dashboard at a technical support office that shows information on calls coming in and how they are being handled; this dashboard will change views every 20-30 seconds
Using the Play Selector / Play Control component

In this recipe, we will create a Play Selector component that changes ...

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