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Link a Dashboard

While working with your dashboard, you may need to analyze data from other dashboards.

You can link the chart from a source dashboard to another (target) dashboard.

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This feature is available only for users or user groups with Can save charts and dashboards permission.

Linking a chart to a dashboard

To link a chart from the source dashboard to a target dashboard, perform the following steps:

  1. On the source dashboard, click the button.
  2. In the Dashboard Links dialog box, select a chart that you want to link.

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  1. Click Choose a dashboard and select the required dashboard from the list.
    By default, the time settings from the time bar of the source dashboard is applied to the target dashboard. To disable this option, toggle the Inherent Time switch to the 'OFF' position.
  2. Close the dialog box. On the chart that you have linked to a dashboard, a link icon is displayed:

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  1. Save the dashboard.

Working with linked dashboards

To navigate to the linked (target) dashboard, click the icon on the corresponding chart of the source dashboard. If you hover over the icon, the name of the target dashboard will be displayed.

If a user has no access to the target dashboard, this icon will not be displayed.

Deleting dashboard links

To delete a link to a dashboard, perform the following steps:

  1. On the dashboard,  click the button.
  2. In the Dashboard Links dialog box, select the chart and click the icon.

While deleting a dashboard, you have to remove all the links first.