How to create a Snapshot Report

Creating Snapshot Reports is being eliminated by using the new Dataset Reporting feature - see Dataset Reports Overview (New in 5.3)

Defining a Report as a Snapshot causes the system to save a full copy of the data (a 'snapshot') each time data is collected, and append the collection time to all the snapshot values.  This is useful when you want to compare datasets over time that do not have timestamps in them natively.

For detailed steps for defining a report see Create a Simple (Undimensioned) Report

1. Set Report to Snapshot

  1. When creating a Standard Report, simply set Snapshot Report to yes

2. Example of Snapshot Report

Snapshot data is accessible via drop-down