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Enable Search on Visualizations in Cognos Analytics

The use case involves the ability to search the available visualizations in Cognos Analytics. Search is already provided for the data, pin, and custom widget panels. This can enable faster authoring. This should apply to custom and native visualiz...
about 17 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

Table Dashboard widget to add text commentary

Currently slides are used to present numbers and commentary. A table is used to structure the commentary. Moving to Cognos Analytics we would like to be able to replicate this commentary in a table within the Cognos dashboard. Currently to do this...
about 19 hours ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

optionally disconnect filter in filter banner from widget in dashboard window

if I set a filter in the filter banner for a tab or for all tabs, this filter is valid for all widgets in the dashboard window. It would be nice if we can, like we can disconnect widgets from each other, also disconnect a widget from a filter in t...
11 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

Better manage Dashboard pins

If I want to make optimal use of (saved) dashboard pins, I would like to have these additional capabilities in the pin library:be able to create folders/groups be able to rename pinsbe able to add tags to pins, including one called "favorite"be ab...
11 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

Add box to Dashboard texts

Add surround marker and column value labels with boxes - ScreenshotAdd Report like Font and colors in Axis Labels in Column ChartYou have added that in KPI widget in 11.2.0 but not in others Problem - QBRs are going to Power BI
about 1 month ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

Align font size of KPI & summary visualizations on a dashboard tab

We'Id like to have the font size of KPI and summary visualizations aligned, at least on a tab. Typically on dashboards KPI/Summary visualizations are aligned adjacent on a dashboard tab, with identical visualization box sizes. To make things look ...
3 months ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

Cognos Anlytics mobile in Spanish

In cognos cognection, users can define the preferred language for the tool and everything they see from the browser they see in the defined language, but when they access cognos mobile they can only see the tool in English. For us it is important ...
14 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

Dashboard: How to set the column width of the table freely.

The width of columns cannot be set freely in the table for dashboard. If that is possible, valuable space can be effectively utilized.
3 months ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

Expand table visualizations on Dashboards when exporting to PDF

When exporting a Dashboard to a PDF users expect the option to have a table visualization to expand so all of the values are visible without a scrollbar, even if it expands on to additional pages.
22 days ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted

One Filter for multiple Datasource-Types in Dashboards

We need a cognos analytics dashboard using multiple source types (e.g. dynamic cube and a relational modeled package). When defining filters for e.g. the time dimension, the widgets using data from a dynamic cube and widgets using data from a rela...
4 months ago in Cognos Analytics / Dashboard 0 Submitted