Reporting tools: BusinessObjects, MReports, Tableau and personal storage

Articles (47)

Access to Tableau Server

Instructions for finding out more information on Tableau

Backup and Sync to Google Drive for Desktop Transition

This article provides additional information to users regarding Google's transition off of Backup and Sync to Google Drive for desktop, including Google's timeline and how to complete the transition.

Choose an ITS Data Storage Option

This article provides users with links to relevant websites and documentation that will help them determine which data storage option best fits their needs.

Connecting to AFS Storage Using FileZilla

How to assist customers with configuring FileZilla for access to AFS spaces.

Differences Between Dropbox Selective Sync and Smart Sync

This article explains the differences between Dropbox Selective Sync and Smart Sync.

Document Imaging: Tips for Searching in Perceptive Experience

Tips for searching the online version of Document Imaging (Perceptive Experience)

Dropbox: Access the Dropbox Folder in File Explorer/Finder

This article provides guidance on accessing the Dropbox folder in your File Explorer or Finder.

Dropbox: Copy or Duplicate Files and Folders

This article provides instructions for copying and duplicating files and folders in Dropbox via the web, desktop, and mobile apps.

Dropbox: Install the Dropbox App in a Canvas Course

This article provides instructions on installing the Dropbox app in U-M Canvas, logging in, and accessing it in a course.

Dropbox: Missing Folders in Finder/File Explorer

This article provides troubleshooting for how to resolve issues with missing Dropbox folders in Mac Finder/Windows File Explorer via the Dropbox desktop app.

Dropbox: Sharing Files / Folders With Large MCommunity Groups

This article explains what happens when you try to share a file/folder in U-M Dropbox with large MCommunity groups.

Dropbox: Using Selective Sync / Adding or Removing Folder(s) to Desktop App

This article explains that selective sync is a feature in the Dropbox desktop app that lets you choose folders to remove from your hard drive so you can save space on your computer. The folders you choose to remove from your hard drive remain stored in your account on

Link U-M Dropbox and Personal Dropbox Accounts Using the Dropbox Desktop App

This article explains how to link your U-M Dropbox and personal (non-UM) Dropbox accounts to the Dropbox desktop app/client.

Primary Investigator (PI) or SAPOC

MReport terminology knowledge around PI & SAPOC

Team Folders and MCommunity Sharing in U-M Dropbox

This article explains the differences in file path and folder views when sharing a Team Folder or subfolder within the Team Folder with MCommunity groups. How you share it, MCommunity roles, and at what level affect what collaborators see.

Update for Google Drive Shared Links FAQ

This article provides additional information on who is impacted, what impact this will have on you, and what steps you should take regarding Google's security update to Google Drive shared links.