Crystal Reports
Course Outline
Crystal Reports v. 11 - Introduction
Hands-on training in an instructor-led environment. One workstation per
delegate and exercises to consolidate learning.
Training Method:
No prior knowledge of Crystal Reports is assumed.
Prerequsites:
Two days
Duration:
To introduce the basic concepts and features of Crystal Reports. At the end of the course delegates
will be able to create, save and sort reports; use report experts, format sections; create groups and
summarise reports.
Objectives
First time and/or inexperienced users of Crystal Reports.
Designed for:
Basic Reporting
Defining the Purpose of the Report
Determining the Layout of the Report
Finding and Organising the Data
Formatting Features
Template Expert and Format Painter
Inserting Lines & Boxes, Inserting Graphics
Working with Page Commands
Working with Text Objects,Adding Fields
Formatting Part of All of an Object
Inserting Special Fields
Selecting Specific Records from Database
Filtering Data with the Select Expert
Selecting Records with Multiple Criteria
Viewing and Editing the Select Formula
Grouping and Sorting Data
Creating a Group, Modifying Groups
Group and Sort Direction
Customise Group Name Field
Creating Multiple Groups in a Report
Using the Group Tree to Navigate Report
Summarising Groups
Grouping Data in Date/Time Intervals
Content
Combining Multiple Tables
Learning about Linking
Adding Multiple Tables to a Report
Creating and Using Formulas
Using the Formula Editor
Manipulating Dates with Formulas
Boolean (True/False) & String Formulas
Conditional Formatting
The Highlighting Expert
Setting the Highlighting Priorities
Formatting Sections
Conditionally Formatting Fields
Creating Summary Reports and Charts
Creating a Summary Report
Applying the Drill Down Feature
Applying the Drill Down Group Level
Producing,Editing,Formatting Charts
Using the Chart Options
Modifying Individual Objects in the Chart
Using Auto-Arrange Chart
Applying Chart Templates
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