12 Configuring Presentation Setting Defaults

This chapter describes how to change default presentation settings in Oracle Business Intelligence that administrators commonly change using Fusion Middleware Control.

Advanced configuration settings are described in Section 19.5, "Manually Changing Presentation Settings."

12.1 Using Fusion Middleware Control to Change Presentation Setting Defaults

Before you begin this procedure, ensure that you are familiar with the information in Section 3.2, "Using Fusion Middleware Control to Update Oracle Business Intelligence Configuration Settings."

To use Fusion Middleware Control to change presentation setting defaults:

  1. Go to the Business Intelligence Overview page, as described in Section 2.2.3, "Using Fusion Middleware Control to Manage Oracle Business Intelligence System Components."

  2. Display the Presentation tab of the Deployment page.

  3. Click Lock and Edit Configuration to enable changes to be made.

  4. Complete the elements using the descriptions in the help topic for the page. Click the Help button on the page to access the page-level help for the following options:

    • Show page tabs option

    • Show section headings option

    • Allow dashboard sections to be collapsible option

    • Pivot Tables show auto-preview option

  5. Click Apply, then click Activate Changes.

  6. Return to the Business Intelligence Overview page and click Restart.

See Chapter 19, "Configuring and Managing Analyses and Dashboards" for information about advanced configuring settings for analyses and dashboards.

For information about using methods in the Oracle BI Systems Management API to change configuration settings, see Chapter 23, "Introducing the Oracle BI Systems Management API."