I was wondering if there is a way to have a panel that is able to function as a dropdown button for grafana variables
welcome to the forum, @jayson2
can you share some details about what you are trying to achieve? Dashboard variables already appear in a dropdown at the top–why do you need them inside a panel?
I can already say that you will probably need to build a panel plugin to accomplish this:
Thanks for the warm welcome!
I was designing my current dashboard with multiple variables for each panel, and thought about tagging the dropdowns right above the correlated for a better UI.