How to perform calculations across different data sources/databases Imagine, you have a CRM database that contains all your customer and sales information and you have a different database that stores your GL and ERP data. Now add some complexity to …

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In this article we will use a XML data source and build it to display the various data sets in grid format. This tutorial is an extension to the one you see in the documentation http://www.infocaptor.com/help/xml.htm All it uses is …

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This article will demonstrate how to link up multiple dashboards through a button or link bar. The button and link bar widgets are available in the "Text_Links_Buttons" section in the left panel.   Basics First let us understand some basics. …

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In this article we will expand on the "Bells and Whistles" section of our Dashboards. There are multiple ways to alert the user when your data crosses a certain threshold. The most used technique is to change the color of …

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Dashboard Reporting comes in variety of format. There are dashboards that are for information display purpose like "Airport Terminal displays" and there are dashboards that take a step further and let you interact with the dashboard elements. InfoCaptor now allows …

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With the RSS feature you can pretty much build a iGoogle reader for all your favourite blogs. The ideal widget to display RSS is the Box widget or the bullet items widget   Or   Once you drag the widget, …

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This article will explain how to add new Excel File connection Visit http://127.0.0.1:4001/infocaptor/dash/connection_template.php?mode=excel   Assuming your excel file is located in the "c:samplestest_data.xls" the following entries are populated   "Connection Handle" : This is an identifier for the excel file …

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In the same way we define the Twitter Dashboard widgets or the Facebook Dashboard Widgets we can define the metrics for Feedburner.   The Parameters would be as follows The metric list is ["circulation","hits","reach"] or you can select Feedburner All …

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1. Twitter - All Numeric Description: This displays all twitter related metrics for the specified set of twitter id. The metrics displayed are ["followers","tweets","following","listed"] When you use Twitter service you need to specify the twitter id and metrics in the …

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1. Facebook - All Numeric Description: This displays all facebook related metrics for the specified set of domain URLs. The metrics displayed are ["shares","likes","comments","total","clicks"] When you use facebook service you need to specify the domain URL and metrics in the …

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