Business Objects
Course Outline
Business Objects - Introduction to Reporting
Hands-on training in an instructor-led environment. One workstation per delegate
and exercises to consolidate learning.
Training Method:
No prior knowledge of Business Objects is assumed.
A working knowledge of the Windows environment is required.
Prerequisites:
One day
Duration:
Delegates will learn how to build queries and create reports using Business Objects. The course aims
to provide a good basic grounding in the use of Business Objects for presenting and analysing
information.
Objectives
First time and/or inexperienced users of Business Objects.
Designed for:
Module 1: Introduction to Business Objects
What is Business Objects
Business Objects terminology
Module 2: Simple Queries
Building a simple query
Formatting query results as tables, crosstabs and
charts
Module 3: Documents
Creating documents
Creating multiple pages in a document
Editing the data returned by the query
Previewing a report
Saving a document
Module 4: Formatting the Report
Changing the format of a column
Inserting text into a report
Sort data in a report
Create custom sort
Include calculations in a report
Insert breaks into a report
Formatting a report with sections
Content
Module 5: Include Conditions
Multiple operands/partial values
Module 6: Create a Crosstab Report
Creating a crosstab report
Module 7: Create a Chart
Creating a chart report
Changing chart style
Formatting a chart
Module 8: Advanced Features - (if time)
Introduce Alerters into a report
Ranking
Module 9: Printing
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