The Master Widget can be configured to generate a selection by default.
This means that every time the Dashboard will load, the Widget will send this default selection into the Parameter Default Value.
Setting a static default selection
In Alpana Designer, use the Widget preview in the middle part of the view to select the desired default value :
Default selection as Relative Date
In addition, some widgets (date/time filter widgets) allow to configure a relative date range as default selection.
Enabling Relative Date for the Default selection
For this, check Use Relative Date under Basic Settings and click the pen icon to configure :
Configuring a Relative Date Period
Then for each time range :
Year, Quarter, Month, Week, Day, Hour
… a Period can be selected :
Previous 1, Current, Next 1, Last N, Past N, Next N, Upcoming N, To Date
A preview of the selected date range for the current time appears at the bottom of the window to help you configure :