Applicable Versions: 4.05.0075 and above

This knowledge base describes the steps you need to take to implement dashboards that display information based on a parameter passed from a webspeed or other browser based application. The steps are broken down into the following tasks which will be described in detail in the video below;

  1. Create a dashboard with at least one required field query parameter. 
  2. Remove the control panel objects that provide the values for the required fields.
  3. Set the query to refresh on open.
  4. Publish the dashboard.
  5. From the Manage Published screen, copy the URL and substitute the parameter and security parameters.
  6. Add a hyperlink or iFrame definition in your web application to open the URL.

Useful Links

HTML iframe tag - useful to include a dashboard, report or query in a page with additional content.

How to embed dashboards with user specific content into a webspeed page.

How can I get the URL for a dashboard, report or query published to DataPA Enterprise so I can use it in my own web application?

Is it possible to specify which connection or connections a query is refreshed against when I open a dashboard using a URL from my application?

Is it possible to control the display of dashboard tabs when embedding a dashboard into my application using DataPA Enterprise?