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Editing a master dimension

When you update a master dimension, the changes will be reflected in all its instances, including all visualizations that use it.

Do the following:

  1. In sheet view, click Edit Edit sheet in the toolbar.

    The assets panel opens on the left-hand side.

  2. Click Linked Object to display the master items.
  3. Click the dimension that you want to edit.

    The preview opens.

  4. Click Edit at the bottom of the preview.

    If the dimension is used on a sheet, a dialog is displayed to inform you that any changes to the master dimension will be applied to all its instances on the sheets.

  5. Click OK.

    The Edit dimension dialog opens, where you update the field or expression, name, description and tags.

  6. Click Save.

The dimension is now updated.

Tip noteYou can also edit a master item from its preview. You open the preview by clicking an item in the master items.