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Filters/Views - Custom filter configuration

The Custom filters feature in e-days allows admins to easily customise who users are able to see within e-days to incredibly specific levels. You can create whatever view you need and then assign it to the relevant users you need it to apply to.

The feature is located under Admin > Global > Custom filter setup; here you will see a list of any existing filters you've created already, but more importantly you can hit the Add new button at the top of the page to start creating a new custom filter. You can follow the steps below to guide you in creating and applying custom filters.
  1. Creating a Custom filter
    1. Navigate to Admin > Global > Custom filter setup and select Add new
    2. Name the filter and select Save
    3. You can then specify which users should fall into this view, this can be done in 4 different ways:
      1. Specify groups: 
        1. This allows you to include users that fall under a certain Country, Location, Team, or any other Group type, in this view. For each level you'll also have a My own option; this shows any user the view is applied to their own group of this type.
      2. Specify user templates: 
        1. User templates
      3. Include authorises, self, reportees and leavers:
        1. Add own authoriser
        2. Add own record
        3. Add own reportees
        4. Include leavers who are within these groups/templates
      4. Specify individuals:
        1. You can start typing a user's name to search for them, then click add and they'll be included in the list for this view. You can do this multiple times, and this area allows you to get really specific with the view you're creating
    4. Finally, you can view a list of users who you've included in this view, and, if you'd like, you can click Remove to exclude any specific individuals from the view. (Do bear in mind that if you've selected My Own for a group, the users displayed for this can vary when you apply the view to users, so they will not appear in this list)
    5. Once you're happy with the list of users you've created, click Save and the filter will be created.

Once you have completed the above, you will then be able to assign on either, Global, Template and User.

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