Filtering 1: Bar chart by year
When working with a very large set of data, it is necessary to quickly access and examine a specific subset of information. CDP Data Visualization gives you the ability to filter information on all fields of the dataset. This example shows how to use such a filter to limit the result set and visualization to one year.
To use this visual to see the bar chart for a specific year, such as 2010, follow these steps.
- Set the filter value for
On the Filter shelf of the visual, click the (caret-right) icon to the right of the field.
In the Filter Properties menu, click Select values.
In the Filter for year modal window, select 2010, then click Apply.
- Click Refresh Visual.
- Note how the bar visual for year 2010 changed compared to the previous display, which was
averaged over 1900 - 2010 span.
- Rename the visual.
At the top left corner of the Visual Designer, click