Action Link's scope in OBIEE 11g

(Doc ID 1539155.1)

Last updated on MARCH 25, 2013

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Interactive Dashboard - Version 11.1.1.6.6 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On a Dashboard with 3 Pages:

 

Use the action link from Page1 to get to Page2 and filter Page2's content based on the selection from Page1:

Till here all is fine, however if you navigate to Page3, the filter set by the just used action link, affects also Page3 by overwritting the "fixed" filter:

 

In other words, the scope of the action link, is not just the destination BI Content (a dashboard page) set during the action link creation, but the whole dashboard.

Cause

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