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How to add "Turn on/off" toggle for grand totals

Question: Viewers don't have the ability to show and hide grand totals which I want them to be able to do. Is it possible to achieve with Blox functionality?Solution: The pivot widget's "style" attribute includ

JS Charting Gauge in Blox

Question: How can I create a Charting Gauge in BloxSolution:  You will need 5 items; A field for indicating the pointer-value. In the example the number in the middle and the yellow marker Gauge minimum Gau

Filter selections in Blox widget

Question: How to show the values selected in the dashboard filter as a Blox widget?Solution:Our example uses a filter / field called "Fake Names" First, in your BloX widget's Editor tab: 1. Set "showCarousel" t

Custom Script For Blox Panel Name

Question: Is there a way to tie a default filter (set to "all") so that instead of Blox just displaying the top name in from the data, it triggers a custom phrase instead (like "Aggregate")?Solution: Here's a s

BloX Template: Guided Tour/Help

Question: Is there a way to sett up tours or help bubbles for your the app?Solution: Here is the link to the Github, https://github.com/shipshapecode/shepherd for Shepherd.js. iIt s a Javascript library that ca

Use Blox Script In PDF

Question: When applying the script in Blox - the change is not applied in PDF.The example of the script:This looks fine in the Blox editor, Dashboard and PDF preview:But the script is not applied to the exporte

Blox Data Input To Keep The Entered Value

Question: I want to use the Date picker for filtering, however, the dates selected are not getting preserved by the date picker and might be confusing for the end users whether the date is selected or not.Solut

Custom Action To Scroll-Down To A Specific Widget

Question: Would it be possible to add a scroll to a widget location action? So I have a top panel that has an action of: "navigate to Actions widget"Solution: You'll need to create a custom action and include s

Add Non-Repeating Header To List Of Items

Question: How to add a main header row that contains the column title of each row of data?Solution: You can solve it with a widget script, please follow these steps:1. Add a class to your "title", or the part t

Blox Widget On Click

Question: I am trying to make it a widget button and switch the dashboard once it was clicked. Is there a way to achieve it?Solution: You can use this script. It uses the standard BloX OpenURL action and will b

Set Default Carousel "Index" To Value Of Filter

Question: Is there a way to set the default panel of the BLOX widget to the month that is currently set in the FilterDash month? That was when a user loads the page, they don't get confused by the mixed message

Any Way To Hide Carousel Navigator Arrows?

Question: When using the Indicator Sparkling template, once I add an Item (dimension) for the sparkline, the carousel navigator arrows appear. Since they are not needed, I would like to hide them.  Is there a w

How to create a Pop Ups

Question: How to trigger a popup every time I open a dashboard using Blox or JS, as is shown in the picture.Solution: You already have the code for the popup itself then you can easily wrap it as a plugin and u

Jump To Dashboard Filter

Question: How to pass the filters from the JumpTo Dashboard in Blox?Solution: You can choose the filters you would like to pass on to the Jump To by defining them in the action's panelsToInclude property:Each p

Search Bar Using Blox

Question: If there is a way to create a search bar in Blox that then filters the dashboard widgets to what is entered in the search bar. Solution: Please use this sample template and see the structure. We used

Show Date Range Value From Date Filter

Question: How to use blox to display selected date range from the date range filter?Solution: This kind of display is not native to Blox, due to the fact that each card represents only a single row from the que