Animation Options


A great way to add more interactivity to your dashboard and to catch the attention of your viewers is to add chart animation. The dashboard animation options offer you a variety of chart animation types and speeds to choose from, to fit your design.


The following steps will instruct you on how to apply and edit animation options in datapine;



Access Animation Options


You can access the Animation Options in the edit mode of your dashboard tab.


  1. Click on the EDIT icon in the upper right corner of your dashboard tab to enable the edit mode.
  1. Open the appearance options by clicking the APPEARANCE button in the dashboard toolbar.
  1. Select Animation Options…

how to access animation options for dashboards in datapine


Edit Animation Options


  1. In the SET CHART ANIMATIONS pop-up, first enable the animation options.
  1. Select a speed for the animation. There are three different speeds to choose from in the drop-down list.
  1. Select the animation type that you wish to apply to the dashboard from the drop-down list.
  1. Click the Apply button to apply the changes



select from different animation options for your dashboard in datapine

You can preview the different animation types and speeds in the small chart exanoke preview. To see how the animation will affect the different types of charts, click on the different tabs titled COLUMN, LINE, and PIE. This will show you a preview of each chart type.

To replay the animation preview, simply click on the chart. To view the animation on your dashboard either refresh the dashboard tab or refresh your web browser.