13.6. Change the display of your chart

  1. Click Options.

  2. Set the options as required.

    Table 13.3. Chart options

    OptionDescription

    Show values

    Shows the values above the series in the chart.

    Hide empty category items

    Hides the category items with no data from the chart.

    Show trend lines

    Displays the trend line which visualizes how your data evolves over time. For example if performance is improving or deteriorating. Useful when periods are selected as category.

    Target value / title:

    Displays a horizontal line at the given domain value. Useful for example when you want to compare your performance to the current target.

    Base value / title:

    Displays a horizontal line at the given domain value. Useful for example when you want to visualize how your performance has evolved since the beginning of a process.

    Sort order:

    Allows you to sort the values on your chart from either low to high or high to low.

    Aggregation type:

    Defines how the data elements or indicators will be aggregated within the chart. Some of the aggregation types are By data element, Count, Min and Max.

    Include only completed events

    Includes only completed events in the aggregation process. This is useful when you want for example to exclude partial events in indicator calculations.

    Range axis min/max:

    Defines the maximum and minimum value which will be visible on the range axis.

    Range axis tick steps:

    Defines the number of ticks which will be visible on the range axis.

    Range axis decimals:

    Defines the number of decimals which will be used for range axis values.

    Range axis title:

    Type a title here to display a label next to the range axis (also referred to as the Y axis). Useful when you want to give context information to the chart, for example about the unit of measure.

    Domain axis title:

    Type a title here to display a label below the domain axis (also referred to as the X axis). Useful when you want to give context information to the chart, for example about the period type.

    Hide chart legend

    Hides the legend and leaves more room for the chart itself.

    Hide chart title

    Hides the title of your chart.

    Chart title:

    Type any title here to display it above the chart.


  3. Click Update.