Create dashboard filters by using Dashboard Designer
Applies to: SharePoint Server 2013
Topic Last Modified: 2016-04-12
Summary: Learn how to create different types of dashboard filters by using PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer.
You can use Dashboard Designer to create many kinds of dashboard filters. Filters let you display particular information in a dashboard. You can create filters that are stand-alone dashboard items that can be reused across multiple dashboards or across multiple pages in a dashboard. These kinds of dashboard filters let dashboard users to view more specific information that is important to them.
Read the following articles to learn how create dashboard filters for your PerformancePoint dashboard.
Configure cascading filters by using Dashboard Designer describes how to configure cascading filters for PerformancePoint dashboards.
Create Custom Table filters by using Dashboard Designer (SharePoint Server 2013) describes how to create a data table and then use that to create a dashboard filter.
Create MDX Query filters by using Dashboard Designerdescribes how to create a dashboard filter that uses a custom Multidimensional Expressions (MDX) query.
Create Member Selection filters by using Dashboard Designer describes how to create a dashboard filter by selecting dimension members that are stored in SQL Server Analysis Services or a tabular data source.
Create Named Set filters by using Dashboard Designer describes how to create a dashboard filter by selecting a set of members that was defined in Analysis Services.
Create Time Intelligence filters by using Dashboard Designerdescribes how to create a dynamic time filter for a dashboard that remains up to date automatically. You can either create a filter that uses a list of time periods, such as Year to Date or Last Six Months, or you can create a filter that uses a calendar control.