The parameters highlighted below are common to all slicer types and are described below.
NOTE: For descriptions on parameters specific to each individual slicer type, see Slicer Types.
By default, a slicer caption assumes the name of its parent hierarchy. When necessary you can edit or change a slicer caption.
Users can decide if the caption should appear above the slicer box (vertical) to the left of the slicer box (horizontal).
Check this box to auto-run the query when a slicer selection is changes.
Slice Load Mode
First - First item in list is loaded by default.
Last - Last item in list is loaded by default.
Saved Selection Position - Slicer selection is saved/loaded in report based on its relative position in the list.
Saved Selection Name - Slicer selection is saved/loaded in report based on its name. If the saved name is not present at reload time, the first item in list is loaded.
Changes the slicer type:
- Drop Down Box
- Multi-Select List Box
- Text Box
- Hierarchy Tree
- Multi Select Drop Down Box
Apply to All Slices
Applies dialog changes to all slicers in current report.
NOTE: This parameter is relevant only in cases when two or more items currently appear in the slices selection zone.
Check this to auto-adjust slicer width based on its current content.
Closes dialog and performs changes.
Closes dialog without performing changes (changes are lost).