The FileDashboardParameter datatype includes settings various settings.

Table: FileDashboardParameter

ParameterTypeRequired[a]DefaultDescription
fileNamestringyes datatype filedashboardparameter The name of the file to use for look-ups.
valueColumnstringyes The column from where the value of suggestions are taken.
labelColumnstring  The column from where the label of suggestions are taken.
valueFiltersFileParameterValueFilteryes Fields and values, where an entry in a file must match one of the given values for each field.
idstringyes The unique identifier of the parameter.
labelstringyes The label or name displayed next to the input for the variable.
defaultValuestringyes The value assigned to the parameter on dashboard load, if no other value is specified.
orderstringyes A number that determines the order in which parameters are displayed on a dashboard. If null, the parameter is ordered after other parameters in alphanumerical order.

[a] Some arguments may be required, as indicated in this column. For some fields this column indicates that a result will always being returned for it.