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Defined Event
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What is a Defined Event?

LiveSession allows you to create business-friendly names for the most crucial events in your application. This makes data more understandable for you and your team. For example, if there is an event that defines a click on an element with text “Sing up”, you can define it as a “Sign up” event. Under the hood, this is the same event as the definition, but with a more meaningful name.

How to create a Defined Event?

There are two ways to create a Defined Event. First, from the filters list, click on the “more options” button in “Event filters” section, and choose “Define event…”:

Second, navigate to Settings -> Events -> Defined Events, and click “Add event”, Then fill out the form:

  • Give your event a name

  • Write a description to give more context

  • Choose a base event definition from the events filter

How to use Defined Event?

After you create a Defined Event, you can use it as a filter:

Then, choose one of the definitions from the dropdown:

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