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Apply an analytics segment to Overview by Default? Is it possible?

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Hi, I'm looking to referral filter out all the traffic to a website a client of mine has published and segmenting appears to be by far the most robust and flexible option for showing what the real numbers are as opposed to the "inflated by Moldovan spam bots" numbers, side-by-side.

 

My issue is that I'd like to remove the step of having to actually click "+Add Segment" to apply the segment, and have it be applied to the Overview and all reports by default, so the site's owners can see it immediately on load.

 

Is there an option to do this?

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Apply an analytics segment to Overview by Default? Is it possible?

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Hi @Daniel L    :-)

Google Analytics Shortcuts will help you to achieve this.
More info on how to create and use them can be found here:

https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/2676996?hl=en

Thanks
Bronwyn

Bronwyn Vourtis, Google Analytics Top Contributor
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