1. Extensions
  2. PowerPoint Add-in 1.6/1.7
  3. Add components to display data from Anaplan connections
  4. Add a table

Add the table component to your PowerPoint presentation. You can refresh the component to display the latest data from your Anaplan connection. 

To add a table:

  1. In the Anaplan ribbon, in the Components group, click Add Table.
    The Anaplan New Connection dialog displays.
  2. Either:
    Select a connection from the Connection drop-down list.
    Or:
    To add a connection first, click the Add icon (+) by the dropdown.
    Follow the steps in Add a connection.
  3. Click Next.
  4. Choose one or more of the following options:
    • Select a different dimension from the context selector drop-down list. 
    • To lock a dimension, click the padlock above the context selector drop-down list.
      The data for this dimension remains unchanged if you refresh your connections.
    • To preview the data, select Preview.
      The data displays in the Preview box. Go to the next step. 
Preview enables you to see what data will display based on your data selection.
  1. Optionally, if you only want to display a selection of the data:
    • Click Columns and select the items of data you want to display.
      The Preview box updates to display your selection. 
    • Click Rows and select the items of data you want to display.
      The Preview box updates to display your selection. 
    • To display the data for all items again, click Show All.
  2. Click Create.
    The new table displays in the slide.
    If an error message displays instead, do one of the following: 
    • Click Clipboard.
      The table is added to the slide but the data cannot update upon refresh.
    • Click Continue to  continue working on the presentation.
      The table is added to the slide but the data cannot update upon refresh.
    • Click Email Support.
      Send an email to Anaplan support.