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Status Future Consideration
Product Spotfire
Categories Library
Created by Guest
Created on Dec 9, 2019

importing entire dxp file into existing dxp file

It would be nice to be able either import or combine library items. Some library items that have been created are complex and involve multiple working parts. As a result it may take a while to reproduce this library item in the current library item, especially if it is new to them. By being able to import library items, it makes it easier to write items like tools that someone could import and then make slight adjustments that will suite their needs. 

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    Miguel Díez
    Feb 6, 2020

    Hi Nikita,

    Yes, we have been talking about adding the possibility to import partial analysis definitions that can be reused in other analysis and also even other items as functions or visualizations. This is part of our "mods" concept that we currently investigating.



Linking Reports through relative path (instead of absolute path)

Users would like to link report files from one report to the next, but without explicit mapping of the Absolute URL Path (which is harder to manage).
over 6 years ago in Spotfire / Library 3 Future Consideration

Add the ability to create sub reports using different dxp files which could all share the same dataset in memory

This is useful because you could then create standard reports and then maintain the sub reports separately leading to easier maintenance. Also, you could compile a report based on several "universal reports" and maybe one or 2 custom reports for a...
almost 5 years ago in Spotfire / Library 0 Future Consideration