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SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.0 Cookbook by Xavier Hacking, David Lai

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Transferring data between dashboards with Data Sharer

The Data Sharer add-on by Inovista is a very simple but powerful add-on that lets you share data between separate Dashboard Design dashboards.

Getting ready

You can get the Data Sharer add-on at the Inovista website: http://www.inovista.com/.

How to do it...

  1. Open a new Dashboard Design file and add a List Box component to the canvas.
  2. Enter some Labels.
  3. Set the Insertion Type to Label and bind the Destination field to spreadsheet cell B1.
  4. Drag a Data Sharer component to the canvas.
    How to do it...
  5. Select Transmit Values and bind the Transmit Data Cells field to cell B1.
  6. Export the dashboard to an SWF file.
  7. Open ...

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