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Status Future Consideration
Product Spotfire
Categories Filters
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 3, 2020

Maintain Filter Type on Apply Filter Organization

Currently, the Apply Filter Organization feature replicates the same filters on the chosen tabs, but, it does not replicate the filter type so you have to go to each page separately and change the filter types. It would be helpful if it added both the filter columns and kept the same filter type as the current page.

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  • Guest
    Mar 10, 2020

    Niklas - Yes, there are many times when I'm using the same tables and same filters on multiple tabs, but they have a different filtering scheme. Either keeping the filter type when you apply filter organization or even being able to set a default filter type on the table itself and have it populate whenever you add that column to any tab would save a lot of time. Thanks!

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    Niklas Amberntsson
    Mar 10, 2020

    Cathy, thank you for contributing. I looked into this and as far as I get it, this is an issue if you use different filtering schemes (since the filter type is owned by the filter scheme).

    Is that what you are referring to, that you would like the filter type to be applied also between pages using different filtering schemes?


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