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Creating an Analyzer Report in Instaview

View mode in Instaview enables you to interactively explore data by creating Analyzer Reports. You display data on the Analyzer canvas as a table or chart. If you are not already, change to View mode by clicking View on the Configure mode switch at the top of the interface.

These instructions explain how to create an Analyzer Report with a table that displays Sales categorized by Country and sorted from highest sales to lowest sales.

  1. From theAvailable fields panel on the left, select the measure Sales File:/instaview_measure_field_sales.png and place it on the Analyzer canvas on the right.

    A table with a column labeled Sales appears with only one cell.

     

  2. From theAvailable fields panel , select the level Country File:/instaview_level_field_country.png and place it on the Analyzer canvas .

    File:/instaview_create_report_step2_result.png

  3. Sort the table by Sales, from highest to lowest, by right-clicking on the Sales column header and selecting Sort Values High to Low from the menu.

    File:/instaview_create_report_step3_result.png

    You now have an Analyzer Report with a table that displays sales data categorized by country and is sorted from highest sales to lowest sales.