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SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards 4.1 Cookbook by David Lai, Xavier Hacking

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Password protecting your dashboard

In this recipe, we will look at a scenario that uses some basic login functionality for a dashboard created with SAP BusinessObjects Dashboards. Before you can use the actual functionality of the dashboard, a password has to be entered.

Getting ready

For this recipe you can use any dashboard you created earlier. We will use the dashboard we created in the previous recipes.

How to do it...

  1. Drag a Rectangle component found in the Art and Backgrounds area into the canvas and resize it so that it covers the whole dashboard:
    How to do it...
  2. Go to the properties pane of the Rectangle component and switch the Fill Type setting from None

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