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How to use a custom control with JavaScript to hide and show a filter panel in IBM Cognos Analytics 11.0.7+

By Samples Team posted Tue September 19, 2017 09:55 AM


Filters (prompts) tend to take up a lot of valuable space on a report. It is often useful to provide users with the ability to hide and show these filters in a panel. There is a new sample in IBM Cognos Analytics 11.0.7 titled Global sales that demonstrates how to use a Block, a Custom Control, and JavaScript to hide and show a panel of filters (Year and Product Line) at the top of the report:

Here is a document that explains step-by-step how we created the sample report.


There is a set of samples for Scriptable Reports. The instructions for installing these samples can be found here

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