Lesson 6 – Adding control panels and filtering data in your dashboard


In this lesson you will learn what control panels are, and how to add them to your dashboards. You will also learn how to filter data in your dashboard.

Learning Objectives

When you complete this lesson you will be able to:


  • Add control panels to your dashboard.
  • Understand what control panel objects are available, and how to add them to your control panels.
  • Add filters to objects on your dashboards.
  • Add and edit filter conditions to filters.
  • Apply treeview filters to existing filters.



Before you begin this lesson you should be able to:

  • Install the inmydata client applications.
  • Open the dashboard designer.
  • Understand the dashboard designer interface.
  • Create and open dashboards.
  • Add visualisations to your dashboard.