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Actions

Action is a common property set used to configure a view state, run a query or open an URL

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To add an action, click Screenshot

Asynchronous execution

Actions may not trigger in the order in which they are listed; caution is advised for actions (e.g. query executions) which may have dependencies on other actions in a sequence (e.g. view state assignments).

Canvas Chart, Data Grid, Button, Pivot Grid, Navigation, Graph

Actions

Open dashboard/screen

A dashboard and screen to open on button click

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Dashboard names can be assigned to a viewstate. If assigned to a text variable, e.g. of type String, then it will navigate to the dashboard with that name.

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Dashboard and screen reference can also be set using viewstates

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Viewstate Mapping

Maps values of View State Parameters from the source dashboard to View State Parameters in the destination Dashboard.

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Prepare targets

Before mapping View State Parameters across dashboards, create the target View State Parameter in the destination dashboard first. Viewstate Mapping can map only to existing View State Parameters; Dashboards will not create them.

Run query

On Click, executes the linked query.

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Open URL

On click, redirects to a new web page using same window or new window of the browser

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Component configuration

Data Grid

Actions in data grids have additional configurations.

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Trigger Column
Column on which Trigger Action executes the action
Trigger Action
Define event to trigger action; select from mouse in, mouse out, click, double click or hover

Only viewstate mapping is tied to Actions; opening dashboards and URLs is done by buttons.

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Action behaviors are determined by Trigger Action.

Trigger Action
Define event to trigger action; select from click, double click or hover