Updating session variables


08-Mar-2016 03:11

This is again very useful for making update calls from the presentation layer to the BI Server.

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If you go to the Results tab, you should notice that your Session Variable Value would have changed. For example, you can set LOGLEVEL variable dynamically for every report.

I shall also be blogging about other possible use cases later this week. But what if we want to set these variables from a dashboard prompt.

You would notice that the Session Variable Value changes based on the value that was entered in the dashboard prompt.

The session data is signed but not encrypted When using the cookies backend the session data can be read by the client.