Grid cards are interactive components that display grid-formatted numerical data from Anaplan modules on a board or worksheet. You can configure your grid card to apply styles, formatting, and templates, and allow users to edit cell data. 

To add grids to report pages, use a table card

Note: You cannot use a grid card as the primary grid on a worksheet page. You can expand the grid card to full-screen from the Additional insights panel. 

You must open your page in designer mode. Select Edit

You can save your work at any time. Select Save to save as a draft. When you're ready to publish, select Publish.

To configure your card:

  1. Select Configure on a new card, or hover over your card and select Edit .
    Read how to add a card to a board or worksheet
  2. On the Overview tab of the Card configuration panel, select a View to use as the data source for your card, and select Update.
  3. You can enter a Title and Description for the card. You can also link the card's title to a page from the Link to a page dropdown.
  4. On the Grid tab, you can:
    • Toggle Users can enter and edit data right to allow users to edit cell data. 
    • If the data source for the card is a view, toggle Users can pivot data right to allow users to pivot the card. Users can pivot a new card by default. 
    • Configure conditional formatting  for your data. 
    • Configure Row height and Line item image settings.
    • Choose a Font size.
      Font size settings apply to all rows and columns. 
  5. On the Format tab, you can apply predefined Themes and set Styles for card elements. 
  6. On the Context tab, you can configure context selectors

Set the style of a grid card

You can customize the appearance of headers, data cells, and line items to emphasize different data types, and create a consistent appearance.

To set the style of your grid card, on the Format tab, select Styles

Note: Conditional formatting overrides styles you set in Card configuration.

To set the style of row and column headers:

  1. From the Style dropdown, choose Headers and data.
  2. You can expand Row headers or Column headers, and:
    • Choose a Background color and Font color, or enter a hex code.
    • Select an Emphasis style. 
    • Set text Alignment.
    • Toggle Show headers right to display headers. 
  3. You can expand Data, and choose a Row style of Solid or Striped, and:
    • If you chose Striped, select a Stripe color.
      When the stripe color is different from the background, odd data rows display with the stripe color. Even data rows display with the background color. 
    • Choose a Background color and Font color, or enter a hex code.
    • Select an Emphasis style. 

To set the style of line item and time summaries:

  1. From the Style dropdown, choose Line item summaries or Time summaries.
  2. Expand a style. For example, Normal textHeading 1Day, or Month.
  3. Choose a Background color and Font color, or enter a hex code.
  4. Select an Emphasis style. 
  5. Repeat steps 1 to 4 to set more summary styles. 

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