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Status Future consideration
Workspace Cognos Analytics
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 6, 2015

Client would like to have a simplier method so that the drop down list in active report can be easier to control the charts

The client wants to have a simpler method to design the active report in order to do the following function.
The client would like to create an Active Report with a Drop-Down List and a Chart inside a Data Deck. Drop-down list contains 2 items (By Quantity and By Revenue).

If a user selects By Quantity the Measure in the bar chart will show Quantity. And if a user selects By Revenue the chart Measure will show Revenue.

If there are 6 selections in the drop-down list the active report needs to create 8 cards into the Deck and replicate/copy the 6 charts for every. In comparison the standard report only needs to create 6 charts for all selected measures. In this case active reports will have 48 charts all together. It will bloat the Active Report in size.