Creating a Calendar Filter

Calendar filters let you select custom date ranges from a calendar.
To create a calendar filter:
  1. Click Dashboards tab, the Dashboards tab, and select a dashboard from the list.
  2. Click Toggle filters button, the Toggle filters button, on the dashboard heading.
  3. In the Filters panel, click Filter Your Dashboard.
    If other filters are already defined, click Create button, the Create button, at the top of the Filters panel to add a new filter.
  4. In the Add Filter dialog box, follow these steps:
    1. Select a date field.
    2. Click the Calendar tab.
      Add Filter dialog box - Calendar filter
    3. Use the quick navigation menu to jump to a point in time.
    4. Select a date range using one of these methods:
      • Select a start date and an end date from the calendar.
      • Enter the start date and the end date in the From and To fields.
      • Click Today, Earliest Date, or Latest Date.

        Earliest Date and Latest Date refer to the earliest and latest dates with data.

    5. Click OK.

When they interact with time filters, viewers can change the filter type. For example, they can switch between Calendar and Time Frame.