Learn the basics of creating and modifying a variety of reports, including those that involve grouping, linking and creating formulae. You'll learn to create reports ďfrom scratchĒ as well as by using Crystal Reportsí experts/wizards.
- Course Outline
Introduction to Crystal Reports
This is a 2-day hands-on, instructor-led course. Class size is limited to six participants.In this course, you'll learn the basics of creating and modifying a variety of reports.¬†Reports that involve grouping, linking and creating formulae are also covered.¬†You'll learn to create reports ¬ďfrom scratch¬Ē as well as by using Crystal Reports¬í experts. ¬† To benefit from this course, you should have a good grasp of basic Windows concepts (minimizing, maximizing, opening and closing windows; copying and pasting; and file management (creating and using folders and subfolders).¬†Understanding of a database programme as well as tables, fields, records and queries is advantageous but not essential. Basic knowledge of Excel formulae and functions is also advantageous. ¬† Topics covered include: ¬†Overview Of The Programme¬ís Capabilities Creating And Modifying Basic Reports -selecting data for the report - working with different sections of the report (report header, page header, detail, etc.) -viewing reports in different ways (Preview vs. Design View) - ¬†formatting the report ¬Ė changing fonts, field position, field size, adding page numbers, etc. - creating and modifying reports, including inserting lines, boxes and graphics ¬† Saving And Opening Reports ¬† Sorting And Selecting Records ¬† Grouping And Summarizing Reports ¬∑¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† single and multiple-level groups ¬∑¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† inserting subtotals and totals ¬† Using Report Experts ¬∑¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† creating reports using the Standard Report Expert and the Mailing Labels Report Expert Creating Reports With Formulae ¬∑¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† using the Formula Editor to create formulae ¬∑¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† saving formulae and putting them on reports ¬∑¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† editing existing formulae ¬∑¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† adding a formula that Totals by Group ¬∑¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† adding a Running Total ¬† Creating Charts Using The Chart Expert ¬† Distributing Reports ¬∑¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† using an appropriate file format for exporting reports ¬∑¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† exporting to Excel and Word ¬†
- Prerequisites & Certificates
Good working knowledge of Windows. Knowledge of a database programme and Excel will be an asset.
Participants will receive: - a manual - files used during the classes - a certificate of completion Fee includes 6 months of free telephone or e-mail support on topics covered during the course.
- Cancellation Policy
- Map & Reviews
Neilson & Associates
[ View Provider's Profile ]
This course has not yet been rated by one of our members.
If you have taken a course through this vendor please log into your account and leave feedback for this vendor. You will be helping ensure our members get directed to the best training facilities.
This course currently does not have any dates scheduled. Please call 1-877-313-8881 to enquire about future dates or scheduling a private, in house course for your team.
This page has been viewed 347 times.