The following topics provide a snapshot of the AutoFocus™
features introduced in August 2018. Each section includes context
for the new feature, with steps to get started.
August AutoFocus Features
About Each Feature
Quick Access to Saved Searches
You can now apply your saved searches to
quick searches, reports and dashboards, report email schedules,
and to advanced searches. This allows you to apply complex or frequently
used search conditions to several AutoFocus contexts without having to
manually apply each setting.
the quick search menu, select a
to run the search.
Report and Dashboard Filter
dashboard or after opening a report, select a
to filter the widget contents based on the saved search conditions.
Scheduled Report Context
your scheduled reporting details, select a
This setting filters the emailed report contents based on the saved
Advanced Search Condition
setting to an advanced search. This allows you
to apply additional search conditions to what has already been defined
by the saved search.
To create a new saved search, you must
add the appropriate conditions to an advanced search and then click
more information about the concepts referenced in this feature,
You can now quickly perform a search for
samples based on the results of a tag search.
AutoFocus tag search.
Search for these tags.
The number of tags used in the sample search
is based on the number of results shown on the tag search results
page. For example, if there are 82 tag results but the page is set
to show a maximum of 50 tags, only 50 tags will be used by the sample search.
AutoFocus automatically initiates a sample search based on the
tag search results.
For more information about the concepts
referenced in this feature, refer to: