Idea ID: 1644001

Excel-like search for AM Web client

Status : Waiting for Votes
over 3 years ago

Brief Description

Customer requests to have search in all lists (screen views, listconfig) as in excel: by text, multiselect, combosearch \select, date\time, number, cost.


Benefits / Value

It improves the search experience and brings the proven search experience to AM customers.


Design details

For any object customer need search functionality designed to allow:
>To choose search parameters and their values on the same screen where a table to be filtered is;
>To choose search parameters and their values without special additional actions (like special filters configuration or set of fields\filters selection);
>To display table headers while users fill in the search fields;
>To filter by any set of attributes\parameters without special restrictions;HP ALM functionality is a good example of search functionality which meets customer requirements. Filters are placed in table headers and it spares screen place and allows any possible set of values and attributes. It also provides possibility to choose operators and to choose values from predefined lists, if there are any for particular fields of an object.

For example, when a user opens amPortfolio (or any other) screen view or the listconfig on screen, under name of columns to have search mechanism
1) Enter in one of the columns text\part of the text – system do search and in the same screen show result;
2) Enter in other columns text\part of the text – system do search, including search criteria in step 1, and in the same screen show result
3) In third columns check few of the available value.
System do search and in the same screen show result. The same search manner must be available in any ListConfig.

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