How can a user see the definiton of a calculation in a view

This topic has 0 replies, 1 voice, and was last updated 5 years, 7 months ago by Frank.

  • Author
    Posts
    • #282
       Frank
      Keymaster
      • Topics Started - 80
      • Replies Written - 53

      To see what makes up a calculated column in a view a user can double click on the column header and see the calculation wizard window. This allows the user to see the actual calc but may be too much detail or hard for a regular user to understand.
      An alternative is to use a Pop Up for the calculations. In the View Explorer either double click on the measure you want to describe or right click and select properties. You’ll see an option to create a ‘pop up’. To add text put it in “quotes”. You can add other information from the view like dimension descriptions or measure values. If you are using a conditional format you can use the conditional format descriptions to allow the user to understand the conditions driving the conditional format.
      Pop ups are easy and can be a simple method to help users understand how a calculation is done. You can fine some more info on pop ups here

      • This topic was modified 5 years, 7 months ago by Frank.
Viewing 0 reply threads

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.

CONTACT US

We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Sending

©2021 KLEO Template a premium and multipurpose theme from Seventh Queen

Log in with your credentials

or    

Forgot your details?