Cards can be shown and hidden as well as rearranged around the worksheet.
The following list describes each card and its contents.
Columns Shelf – contains the Columns
shelf where you can drag fields to add columns to the view. See Columns and Rows Shelves.
Rows Shelf – contains the Rows shelf
where you can drag fields to add rows to the view. See Columns and Rows Shelves.
Pages Shelf – contains the Pages shelf
where you can split a view into several pages based on the
members of a dimension or the values in a measure. See Pages Shelf.
Filters Shelf– contains the Filters
shelf; use this shelf to specify the values to include in the view. See Filters Shelf.
Measure Values Shelf –
Measure Values shelf; use this shelf to blend multiple measures on a
single axis. This shelf is only available when there is a blended
axis in the view. See Blended Axes.
Color Legend – contains the legend
for the colors in the view and is only available when there
is at least one field on Color. See Color.
Shape Legend – contains the legend
for the shapes in the view and is only available when there
is at least one field on Shape. See Shape.
Size Legend – contains the legend
for the size of the marks in the view and is only available when there
is at least one field on Size. See Size.
Map Legend – contains the legend for
the symbols and patterns on a map. The map legend is not available
for all map providers.
Quick Filters – a separate quick filter
card is available for every filter in the view. Use these cards to
easily include and exclude values from the view. See Using Quick Filters.
Parameters – a
card is available for every parameter in the workbook. The parameter
card contains controls for changing the parameter values. See Parameter Controls.
Marks – controls
the mark properties in the view. There is a mark type selector where
you can specify the mark type (e.g., bar, line, area, etc.). In
addition, the Marks card contains controls for Color, Size, Label, Text,
Detail, Tooltip, Shape, Path, and Angle. The availability of
these controls is dependent on the fields in the view and the mark type.
Title – contains the title for the
view. Double-click this card to modify the title.
Caption – contains a caption that
describes the view. Double-click this card to modify the caption.
Summary – contains summary of each
of the measures in the view including the Min, Max, Median, Sum, and Average.
Current Page – contains the playback
controls for the Pages shelf and indicates the current page that
is displayed. This card is only available when there is at least one field
on the Pages shelf.