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1407.0.55.001 - ABS.Stat - Beta: Web Browser User Guide, 2014  
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Customise Selection

Once you have made your data selection, you can select from the icon action bar.

Graphic: Icon action bar showing Customise, Export,  Draw Chart and My Queries selections
The icon action bar

Select the:

Graphic: The Customise Button button to customise the dimensions, dimension members and layout of the current table.
Graphic: The Export Button button to save you selection as an Excel, Text file (CSV) or SDMX file.
Graphic: The Draw Chart Button button to create charts based on your table.
Graphic: The My Queries Button button to add your current table view as a query for further work.

The Customise - Selection information shows the dimensions of the dataset with an indication, in brackets, of the number of items, or members, selected in each dimension. If you click a dimension title, a list of the members you can choose from will be shown. You will need to select at least one item from each component of the data selection (e.g. measure, region, index and time). In each menu once you have ticked the items you want you also need to press select.


Graphic: Measure dimension highlighted as a customise selection drop down option
Customise selection drop down menu


Graphic: The Customise Selection Window - shown are capital cities from the region dimension
The customise selection window showing the region dimension


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