This article will help you to:
- Understand what the Library is
- Understand the different volatiles in the Library
- Create volatiles in the Library
Understanding the Library
In Reeport, the Library is the place that gathers the different volatiles that belong to your Organization: Date Ranges, Conditions, Custom Dimensions, Templates, Color Palettes, and Masters.
The Library can be accessed by clicking on "Library" in the main navigation bar.
Definition of a volatile
A volatile is an item that can be applied in multiple places in your Reports so that each change made to a volatile is applied to all places where this volatile exists.
The following items are volatiles:
- Date Range
- Custom Dimension
- Color Palette
Consequently, if a Date Range used in 10 different Reports is modified, this modification will be immediately taken into account in the 10 Reports using it.
Creating a volatile
To create or view volatiles, go to the Library, then navigate to the appropriate tab: