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Enable ability to paste in SQL on an information link without needing to add data columns

In extending Spotfire to replace legacy reporting, or in cases where SQL queries were developed and known to be good, the manual creation of column attributes, filters andjoins is tedious and pasting in a SQL on an information link can speed devel...
almost 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 2 Future Consideration

Add hyperlinks directly to Information Designer objects in Document and Column Properties

Can we add a hyperlink in the Data Table and Column Properties, which opens the Information Designer - and opens the object immediately. It is time consuming to copy the ID and search for the item, or navigate to the folder - especially as the Inf...
about 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 1 Future Consideration

Add ability to allow people to see how an information link is built but not modify it

As an admin, I frequently get asked about what is behind an information link. It would be nice if I had a group or permission that users could be assigned to where they could view how an information link is built but not be able to modify it or cr...
about 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 2 Future Consideration

Data Source Configurable timeout setting

In the Information Designer/Data Source, we would like to have a way to configure a data source timeout. We want more granularity to terminate connections if queries takes too long to execute from the application/client level. (Note that this is ...
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 4 Future Consideration

Resize "Elements" box in Information Designer

In the Information Designer, when creating a new Information Link, it would be nice if the Elements box allowed more than 7 visible items. Ideally, the window could be grown to consume the available space. This would simplify resorting the list.
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

Information Designer: Open elements and joins in information links directly, e.g. by double-clicking

I sometimes would like to open elements and joins which are used in an Information link. To do so, I have to look for the path and then open the element/join from the elements window on the left. This is annoying and error prone. A double click in...
almost 7 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 1 Future Consideration

Information Designer read access

We want Information Designer read access to enable the functionality of checking SQL queries and Data Source Name. In current scenario, users does not have access for Information Designer and Data Source. Users should be able to view the SQL queri...
about 7 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 7 Future Consideration

Maximize window buttons for Administration Manager, Library Administration, Information Designer inside Professional Client.

An inability to see all of the information requires that EACH time I open these tools, I have to manually expand the window size. The window should also remember its last setting so that if was maximized last time, the next time I open it, it open...
over 8 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 0 Future Consideration

Allow descriptions to be added to prompt filters

It would be great, if when defining prompt filters in the Information Link, if you could add text providing additional information to the users at each prompt. This could be used to describe the data point, and the impact of the choices being ...
over 4 years ago in Spotfire / Data Access / Information Services 1 Future Consideration

support prompt for parameters on Information Link in Web Player

We can configure prompt or parameter on Information Link or data connection. Currently the behavior is different as (1) prompt on IL is prompted in Analyst (2) prompt on IL is prompted in Web Player (3) parameter on IL is prompted in Analyst (4) p...
almost 2 years ago in Spotfire / Information Services 3 Future Consideration