How to find which reports are being used in dashboards
|Knowledge Article Number||000206291|
|Description||A report being used in dashboard component cannot be deleted until the dashboard has been deleted or the dashboard component removed. User will receive the error: "One or more dashboards depend on this report. Please delete the dashboard components referring to this report and try again."|
|Resolution||To create a report on which reports are being used in dashboard components, follow the steps below:
1. Create a Custom Report Type by navigating to Setup | Build | Create | Report Types (Enhanced User Interface)
OR Your Name | Setup | App Setup | Create | Report Types (Original User Interface)
2. Click New Custom Report Type and select a Primary Object of Reports. Fill in other information and click Next.
3. Select a Secondary Object of Dashboard Components and select the radio button for "Each "A" record must have at least one related "B" record."
4. Click Save.
5. Navigate to the Reports tab and create a new report using your new Reports with Dashboard Components report type.
To filter results to show only a particular report, add a filter and select one of the following fields: Report ID, Report Name, or Report Unique Name.
Delete a Report
Filter Your Report Data