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Archive for December, 2014

Navigate over SharePoint data by using draggable charts

In this article I will demonstrate how to configure navigation over data by dragging a SharePoint chart created with Dashboard Designer using the mouse or swipe gestures. For instance, I’ve created a chart that displays number of completed tasks per day. If the project lasts for long, it can be difficult to display all the data at once. As the solution I will display data for last 6 days only and allow users to swipe the chart to view other time periods.

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How to add drill-down to SharePoint chart

In this article I will show you how to add drill-down to a SharePoint chart created with Dashboard Designer to navigate through details of your data by using linked list or another chart that visualizes the detailed information on the selected series of the main chart. For instance, I will implement two cases: a chart linked to a list and a chart linked to another chart.

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Display dashboard on SharePoint public site in Office 365

In this article I will describe how to publish a chart on a public site in Office 365 based on data coming from any site. First, I should say that currently it is impossible to retrieve data from lists via CSOM or REST API by anonymous users especially from private site collections. So we need to implement some kind of hybrid solution e.g. obtaining data under authenticated user and publishing it for anonymous access on a public site.

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