Linux parameters

Hello there! Today let's talk about how to install MicroStrategy in Linux. When you read the documentation, you see that it requires some changes in Linux parameters to install and run MicroStrategy correctly. If you don't change those parameters, you can get some errors like: WARNING: maximum number of semaphore arrays 128 is low; please increase to 2048 …

Creating a Preview of your Links Using HTML Container

Hello there! Today I'm going to talk about a cool features that works on Web using Interactive mode: Css tooltip on links! To do that you have to: 1. Create a screenshot of your dashboard/report and make the image small as possible. Tips to take a screenshot: If you use Windows, you can use snippingtool: Open start menu -> …

Hidding data labels in a graph

Hello there! Today let's talk about how to display only specific values for data labels in graphs. Let's go! 1. Create a new report with Year and Cost using Web: 2. Switch to graph: 3. Run your report. Go to Data->Advance Threshold Editor: 4. Create a new Threshold for Cost using Year = 2010: 5. Click on Cell …

Adding filter in a Derived Metric

Hello there! Today let's talk about an excellent trick with derived metrics. There is a way to insert a filter in your derived metric! Let me show you an example: 1. Create a filter with Year = 2010 and save your filter as "2010": 2. Create a blank report with Year and the metric Cost: …