Lightning Report filters linked from dashboard are duplicated when report is edited
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Lightning Report filters linked from dashboard are duplicated when report is edited

Operational Analytics - Dashboards , Operational Analytics - Reports

Last updated 6 days ago ·Reference W-6814481 ·Reported By 220 users

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Summary
When a report is accessed from a dashboard that has filters, the dashboard filters are added to the report filters as "linked filters". If you then edit the report, the linked filter(s) are no longer linked and they are just filters. If you run the report and edit it again, the linked filters are added to the report filters again. This occurs each time that the report is edited and run, resulting in potentially several duplicate filters being added to the report unintentionally.

Repro
1. Create a report
2. Create a Dashboard
3. Add a component to the dashboard based on the above report
4. Add a filter to the dashboard
5. Save and run the dashboard
6. Apply a filter value on the dashboard
7. Click View Report on the dashboard component
8. Click the funnel icon to view the filters on the report
9. Note that the filter from the dashboard is displayed under the "Linked Filters" section
10. Click Edit
11. Click "Filters"
12. Note that the filter that was displayed as a linked filter is now grouped with the other filters and is locked
13. Run the report
14. Click the funnel icon to view the filters on the report
15. Note that the filter from the dashboard is displayed under the "Linked Filters" section AND the locked filter from step 12 shows as one of the report filters
16. Repeat steps 8-12 as many times as you like to have a filter party!

Workaround
Remove unwanted filters before saving report.

Reported By (220)

Cecilia Wolff Tauren Downey Marco Badorrek Jennifer Vega Sudhakar Chintapalli Emily Saitta Jonathan Peranich Coastal Cloud Sam Mera Andrea Del Linz Cassandra DeMay Maulik Patel Shawn Forgaard Meryem FAROUQ Richard Wu Kelly Ahearne Andy Coustick-Deal Hopi Hathaway Laurie Dusko Steven Wantz Arpita Sarkar Benjamin Lee Deepak KM DEV Zuber Allibhoy Mia Pacey Sarah Burns Lauren Russell Kumbi Murinda Anne Rieck Gabriel Melhado Bernardi Prithvi Patel Bob Vaillancourt Vina Luu Prithvi Patel Nick Saiben Ahmed Bajwa Natasha Landerholm Hariharan Jagadeesan Scott O'Connell Luke Solyntjes Shelby Aitkenhead Alexander Virstrom Matheus Bardelli Matt Cardwell Kira Westbrook Amanda Byrne VIKASH TYAGI Jennifer Eagen Colby Juarez Vivek Shukla Murry Geake thomas smith Jason Fitzpatrick Stephanie Goulart Appviewx Rajiv Velusamy Floris van Groesen Christoph Hindersmann Justin Foster Manjunath Kori Jenny Berg Gidon Direktor Prutish Jethwa Vitalii DITIASHOV Jenny Powell Junnie Kengni Mohamed AbdelRahman Kevin Fayle Stephanie Armand Luke Lee Jiahao Wang Gidon Direktor Kim Yauchzee Blair Matuszak Miho Sawada Penny Brandon Shweta Rao Waleed Jaffar Melissa McKibben Vladimir Bojchev Elisabete PIERRE Anthony Palmieri Wyatt Burns Alexandra Smith Mark Chatten Jakub Czarny Ryan Diks Leslie Hugger Ragavi Rajaganesan Holly Remaly prashanth meka Atamis Accounts Jason Brown Jen Quarry Serena Schultz Mark Cohen Ken Ratzlaff Windy Lawrence Johnny Moy Kenon Bates Kogila Antoney Brandy Goodman Mykhailo Shevchuk Jason Simmons HemalM R Jeremy Evans Shalese Larsen Noor Mahamadi iden kamyar Jordan Cabral Federico Vega Daniela Segura Simon Lapointe Bobby Kirby CAS Admin Jason Mower Nicholas Lor Tadhg O'Mahony Scott Allan Justin Cheverie Ellie Olsovszky Amanda Clamp Emma Cooper Ashley Moon Vivien Bali Moe Hatab Davide Antonio Carabella Administrator Techniczny Julian Lessin Brian Ogden Mike Cancel Taro Gold William Reichard Haley Snow Kankana Biswas Asa Henderson Dermot Williams Angela Sanderson Antony Siby Therese Stirling TrustArc Administrator LearningCurv Jennifer Park Daniel Shaheen Jay Carper Michael Coluzzi Conor Grugan Annica Collin Henry Lynch Andre Vallet-Sandre Laura Pitkänen Nikhil Pimpale Katalin Hodi Jenny low Manoj Jangid Ed Castillo Kathy Zimmerman Robin Ganchou Jeff Hanson Daniel Stewart Manuel Maldonado Julien Delvecchio Elina Pavlova Jade Perez Paloma García Manasa Mukkera Reeti Bibhuti Michele Reasinger Chris Saik Patrick McDermott Thomas Dehli Bobin Monga Laura Tattersall Brian Huy Mac Justin Shaw Michelle Barr Brian Lacey (MCS) Tom Sullivan Gyan Ranjan Chris Blue Julia Allinder Richard Praschma Liz Owens Nicholas Rael David Collins Drew Strauchen Paul Dolan Tom Boyle Melanie Ball Minesh Patel Shubham Tongia Stephanie Blair Jason Sandoval Ann Allen Grant Carlson Camille Dawas Robert Ricker Saudia Mullings Craig Woodman Jenn Weidner Ian Hoisington Donna Whitig Mark Keane Tim Herchenroeder Leonard Carrillo Erica Hagopian Karla Burns Jack Martin Patrick Ostrom Samia Rezgui Emiliano Miyagi Barbara Pai Frederic Billard Gretchen Gauss Robert Jackson John Sunderland Svetlana Vereshchagina Jacquie Zabiran Tessa Stevens Jake Paiva Colleen Davis Gabriella van der Greft

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