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Maintain state of button when selected

Maintain the state of a Button when it is selected to show the user that the button has been pressed. Currently, when the Button is selected, it only briefly changes state and then returns to default.

For example, when the button is pressed and it is designated to fill grey when selected, the Buttons fill only momentarily turns grey, and then returns to default. The state of the selected formatting should remain when the Button is pressed.

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    Phillip G shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

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      • James commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        This needs to be added. It is easy to get around by creating a selected and un-selected button and changing if it is visualized by the bookmark. Should not have to go through this much trouble to make a clean looking report.

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        +1 Agreed that for it to be a simple, intuitive interface for end users, buttons need to retain their concept of "state" so users know what is currently selected

      • Kelly Moore commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        This is particularly an issue when using the buttons as a toggle on a report. The user does not know which view they are looking at because there is no visibility into what button is selected. The work around is that we change the title of the graph based on the button selection, but that is not obvious enough.

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