Combo Box enables you to filter based on single or multiple items selection in dropdown list. To bind a combo box, a minimum requirement of 1 column is needed.
The following procedure illustrates data configuration of Combo Box.
Drag and drop
Combo Box widget from the tool box into design panel and resize into your required size. You can find widget in tool box by search.
Data Source button in configuration panel.
CREATE NEW button to launch a new connection from connection type panel.
In the connection type panel, click any one (Here
Microsoft SQL Connection type is selected for demonstration) of the listed connection type button shown.
NEW DATA SOURCE configuration panel, fill the connection type and related details. Click
Drag your preferred table or view from the left pane from data design view, click
Properties button in configuration panel, property pane opens. Now, Switch to
ASSIGN DATA tab.
The data tab will be opened with available measures and dimensions from the connected data source
Drag and drop a column from
Sort of the dropped column through
Sort option in the
Settings drop down menu. For more details refer Sort.
Define filter criteria through the
Filter(s) menu item in the
Settings drop down menu. For more details, refer filter.
Clear the filters by selecting the
Show All Records in the
Settings dropdown menu.
You can format the combo box for better illustration of the view that you require, through the settings available in
Properties tab. This pane can be opened from design view through clicking the
Settings icon at top right corner of the widget.
This allows you to set title for this combo box widget.
This allows you to define single/multiple item selection in dropdown list.
Initially, all items in combo box selected. You can select/ unselect items by checking/unchecking items.
All - This allows you to select or unselect all items in the combo box.
This allows you to enable a filter box for easy filtering of data.
Act as Master Widget
This allows you to define this combo box widget as a master widget such that its filter action can be made to listen by other widgets in the dashboard.
Ignore Filter Actions
This allows you to define this combo box widget to ignore responding to the filter actions applied on other widgets in dashboard.
This allows you to handle the alignment of widget title to either left, center or right.
This allows you to apply text color to the widget title.
This allows you to toggle the visibility of border surrounding the widget.
This allows you to apply the specified radius to the widget corners. Value can be between 0 and 10.
This allows you to enable/disable comment for dashboard widget. For more details refer here