Property Description Facet Connect this step with other faceted steps so that a selection in one widget filters the results of other widgets, which share the same dataset. Apply global filters Apply the global filters to this step. Selection Type Indicate whether dashboard viewers can make one or multiple selections in the associated widget. You can also specify whether selections are required. If a selection is required, set an initial selection in the Initial Filters step property. If a selection is required but not set, Wave selects the first value in the list. Initial Filters Show the initial filters that are applied when the dashboard opens. You must enable selections in the Selection Type step property before you can set an initial filter. To set the initial filters for steps, click and then select Pick Initial Filters. Any selections that you make on the widget filter the underlying step and immediately filter other widgets with faceted steps.