TIBCO Cloud™ Spotfire® Business Author User's Guide

Minimizing annotations

In case an annotation covers important parts of the visualization, you can minimize it. A small icon will indicate the position of the annotation.

About this task

When the annotation is minimized, you can view its content in the tooltip. The tooltip is displayed when moving the cursor over the icon.

To view the full annotation, you simply click the icon.


  1. Place the cursor over the annotation.
    A button is shown in the upper-left corner.
    Minimize an annotation
  2. Click the button.
    The annotation icon is placed where the upper-left corner of the annotation is located.
    Minimized annotation
    See also Hiding annotations.