The following changes were made to dashboards and the dashboard library in this release.
The dashboard library no longer shows thumbnail view or a dashboard preview in the preview panel. This view and the preview panel are deprecated. See Using the Dashboard Library.
A new option in a new Permissions column in the dashboard library allows you to specify dashboard permissions for a dashboard. When selected, a new Dashboard Permissions dialog appears. You can use the dialog to grant and revoke read, write, and delete permissions for specific dashboards to your entire account or to specific users or groups of users in your account. See About Dashboard Authorization.
The dashboard drop-down menu has been removed and its options have been replaced by selectable icons at the top of each dashboard. The same functionality is available as in earlier releases. See Using the Dashboard Icon Bar.
The Dashboard Filter sidebar has been moved from the left side of the dashboard canvas to the right side. See Applying Row-Level Filters.
You can now generate dashboard reports in PDF and PNG format and schedule their delivery to other users. A new Schedule column appears on the dashboard library page. The icon () in this column allows you to access the Scheduled Reports dialog and schedule a report for the associate dashboard. See About Scheduled Dashboard Reports.
The ability to share a dashboard via a dashboard link with users outside of your account is officially deprecated. If you need this functionality, contact your Technical Support representative.
The dialogs Save Options and Save As Options for a dashboard no longer include the Share Dashboard with users in my account option. To share a dashboard with users in your account, use dashboard authorization. See About Dashboard Authorization.
This release enhances the dashboard embedding functionality available in past releases. To generate an embeddable dashboard snippet, you must be an administrator or your user definition must be a member of a group assigned the Can Generate Embed Code (ROLE_GENERATE_EMBED_CODE) privilege. In addition, OAuth authentication must be enabled and cross-origin sharing (CORS) must be enabled for your Composer instance. See Embed Dashboards.
A new option in the Actions column in the UI dashboard library allows you to generate and copy an embeddable snippet for the dashboard. When you select this icon, a new Embed Code dialog appears.
When dashboards are embedded, the way in which users can interact with them and their visuals is determined by settings established in: