Linking a Dashboard

While working with your dashboard, you may need to analyze data from other dashboards. You can link a chart from your dashboard to another dashboard. This allows you to quickly access other dashboards with related information. To link dashboards, you must have permissions to share and link dashboards. When linking one dashboard to another, you can elect to have the target dashboard inherit the filters from the source dashboard.

To link a dashboard chart to another dashboard :

  1. On the dashboard, select Dashboard Links from the dashboard drop-down ( ) menu.

  2. In the Dashboard Links dialog, click on the plus sign next to the chart that you want to link.

  3. Select Choose a dashboard and select the desired dashboard from the list.

  4. By default, Inherit Chart Filter is on, meaning that the dashboard passes its filters over to the select dashboard. If you do not want the filters from the dashboard carried over, toggle off Inherit Chart Filter.

  5. Close the dialog. On the chart that you have linked to a dashboard, a link icon is displayed: .

  6. Save the dashboard.

To navigate to a linked dashboard:

  • Click the link icon () in the upper corner of the chart. If you hover over the icon, the name of the linked dashboard is shown.
  • You can also navigate to the linked dashboard directly through the radial menu.

To delete a dashboard link:

  1. On the dashboard, select Dashboard Links from the menu.

  2. In the Dashboard Links dialog, choose the chart and click .
You must remove all links before you can delete a dashboard.