Moving Filter Widgets in Dashboards

By default, Arcadia Instant displays dashboard filters across the top of the dashboard.

Follow these steps to change the position of filters in the dashbaord:

Moving Filter Widgets into Grid Area

These steps demonstrate how to move dashboard filters from specified filter area into the main grid of the dashboard:

  1. Hover over the filter; when the configuration options appear, click the (move) icon to move the filter onto the grid area of the application.

  2. Note that the appearance of the filter changes significantly: it is represented very plainly as a simple white rectangle, without search options.

    moving filters to the grid area
    Moving Filters to the Grid Area
  3. To return the filter to the filter area, hover over the filter. When the configuration options appear, click the (move) icon to move the filter onto the filter area of the application.

    moving filters to filter area
    Moving Filters to the Filter Area

Moving Filter Widgets to Left Side

These steps demonstrate how to move dashboard filters from the top of the dashboard to the left of the dashboard:
  1. On the right side of Visual Designer, click the Settings menu.
  2. In the Settings menu, click on General to open that menu.
  3. Select the Align filters on the left option.
  4. Select the Align filters on the left option.
  5. To return the filters to the top, de-select this option.
    Selecting 'Align filters on the left option in the Settings menu
    Moving Filters to the Grid Area
  6. Compare the two visuals: one with filters across the top, and the other with filters on the left.

    Comparing alignment of filters on the top and on the left