When editing the hopper chart, it's a good idea to choose
variables that are on your company's idea form. To edit an idea form, go to
Create and select the idea form.
For a preview of the graph and to make graph editing easier, create a few
test ideas in the sandbox workflow before editing the hopper chart. Any ideas
or projects you create in the sandbox will not go live when you publish the
- In the
web app, click
Design. If a sandbox is not available, then create
- In the sandbox, click
Edit hopper chart.
- Choose one of the following
charts to display in the hopper.
- Bubble Plot
- Compares the relationship between three variables. For example, the
bubble plot might compare the relationship between a project's effort, risk of
failure, and benefit.
- Compares the relationship between two variables. For example, the
scatterplot might compare the relationship between a project's effort and risk
- Bar Chart
- Use when you want to evaluate potential projects based on one
variable. For example, the bar chart might plot a project's risk of failure.
- Choose the variables to
display on the chart.
- (Optional) Choose a grouping
variable to categorize the variables using a list field. For example, you might
want to group variables by Department (Design Engineering, Marketing, and
Sales) or by Belt Level (Green Belt, Black Belt, Master Black Belt).
- (Optional) Set reference lines
on the x and y axes to designate the quadrants of the bubble plot or the
scatterplot. On a bar chart, set a single reference line on the x axis to
designate a goal or a limit.
- When you are done making
changes in the sandbox and you are satisfied with how they will be applied in
the live site, click