Pin Icon

By default, all pins are blue in colour. The Pin Icon filter control allows you to define the pin colour of a particular group of pins. This filter control is not visible in the Filter Control Panel and is used by the Pin filter control as options.

Control Properties

Below are the fields for this filter control:

Field Description Mandatory Input Type Constraints Default Value
Type Selects the type of filter control. Y Drop-down list Select from drop-down list “Pin Filter”
Name Unique name of the filter control. Y Text field Any text “[New Control]”
Dataset Dataset to be used in the filter. Y Drop-down list Select from drop-down list None
Subset Subset of the dataset selected. Y Drop-down list Select from drop-down list
The dataset must be selected first.
None
Group Field Field of the selected dataset to be filtered. Y Drop-down list Select from drop-down list None
Group Value Value of the field selected in Group Field. Y Drop-down list Select from drop-down list None
Icon Selects the colour of the pin icon. Y Popup dialog box Select from popup dialog box “black”

The “Icon” field allows you to select the colour of the pins defined in the “Group Field” and “Group Value” fields. By default, the colour blue is selected. To change the colour, click on the “…” icon at the end of the “Icon” field in the “Control” dialog box. The “Icon” dialog box will appear.

In the “Name” field, change to the desired colour (that is, if red is desired, change the name to “Red”). In the “Icon” field, click on the icon to display the available colours. Either search for the desired colour in the search bar or select from the drop-down list.