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Copying a filter

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Created by Caroline Juszczak, last modified by Steve.Hawkins on Sep 12, 2016

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Copying a filter allows you to create variations on existing filters or use the same filter in multiple filter groups.

  1. Open the Monitor view.
  2. In the Filters pane, open the filter group that contains the filter you want to copy.
  3. Open the filter group that will store the copied filter.
  4. Select the filter you want to copy.
  5. Press Ctrl and then click and drag the filter to the targeted group.

    A copy of the filter appears in the new filter group.

To create a variation of the original filter:

  1. In the Filters pane, select the copied filter.
  2. Click File:Success_Center/Reusable_content_-_InfoDev/LEMUserGuide_MT/090/0C0/Button-Gear(Gray)_14x12.png and select Edit.
  3. In Filter Creation, rename and reconfigure the filter.
  4. Click Save.
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