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Properties panel

The section of the report editor where you configure components and can access all of the data added to a Looker Studio report.

The properties panel, data panel, and panel manager appear on the right side of the report editor.

  • Use the properties panel to configure the currently selected component(s).
  • Use the data panel to access all of the data sources and their fields that are added to the report.
  • Use the panel manager to show or hide the properties panel and data panel.

The properties panel is context-dependent: when you select one or more report components, you'll see the properties that you can configure for those components. The following image shows what you might see when a table is selected:

An example report in edit mode with numbered callouts identifying different aspects of the editor. 1) A table on the canvas is selected.  2) The properties panel for the selected table.  3) The data panel. 4) The setup tab for the selected table (part of the  chart


  1. Table, selected
  2. Properties panel for the selected table
  3. Data panel
  4. SETUP tab
  5. Data sources and fields list
  6. Panel manager
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