1. Anaplan User Experience
  2. Use apps and pages in the User Experience
  3. Worksheets
  4. Grid overview

Grids are interactive components for displaying data from Anaplan models.

Grids on boards

On a board, grids display within grid cards. You can edit grid cards based on access assigned to each card individually by the page builder.

A grid card at the top of a board.

Grids on worksheets

On a worksheet, a primary grid displays in the left and center of the screen, and additional grids within grid cards in the Insights panel.

If you can access a worksheet, you can edit the primary grid.  You can edit grid cards based on access assigned to each card individually by the page builder.

The primary grid occupies the left and center of a worksheet. The Insights panel displays on the right, containing links to other boards and a grid card titled Account Summary.

Editable and read-only cells

Editable cells contain purple text on a white background. Read-only cells contain dark gray text on a light gray background. Cells display in:

  • the primary grid on a worksheet
  • grid cards in the Insights panel of a worksheet
Editable cells with purple text, and read-only cells with dark gray text.

You can delete multiple editable cells in one action. Select multiple cells and then press the Delete key.

There are several ways you can select multiple cells:

  • Click and drag over multiple cells
  • Click a cell, hold down the Shift key, then click another to select these cells and the cells between them
  • Click a cell, hold down the Shift key, then use the arrow keys to select multiple cells
  • Click a row or column header to select the entire row or column (Use Shift, Ctrl, or Command to select multiple rows or columns)

Grid options

On grids on both boards and worksheets, page builders and users can: