Crystal Reports 2008 Introduction

Learn how to create professional looking reports including calculations, subtotals, grouping and more
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  • Lectures 34
  • Length 3.5 hours
  • Skill Level Beginner Level
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 4/2013 English

Course Description

This course teaches the beginning user how to create useful reports using Crystal Reports 2008. The primary focus is to give you a solid foundation on effectively using the Crystal Reports interface and its many features. When completed, the student will understand how reports are generated and how to customize the output for practical, impressive reports. You will learn how to create a simple report, use formulas in a report, use conditional formatting, add parameters to a report, distribute data, enhance a report and much more.

What are the requirements?

  • Basic Microsoft Windows training or equivalent experience.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Design, create and edit a simple report
  • Use formulas
  • Add special fields and parameters
  • Sort, group and summarize
  • Format reports and add graphics
  • Use conditional formatting
  • Create mailing labels
  • Export data

What is the target audience?

  • Anyone who needs to create business reports, but doesn’t wish to worry about programming.

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Curriculum

Section 1: Introduction
Introduction
Preview
02:10
Section 2: Exploring the Interface
Viewing the Start Page
Preview
03:13
Understanding the Interface
Preview
05:06
Viewing the Report Explorer
Preview
01:26
Viewing the Workbench
16:16
Understanding the Preview Mode
03:23
Section 3: Create a Simple Report
Using the Report Creation Wizard
10:20
Modifying Report Objectives
12:26
Designing a Report From Scratch
01:52
Inserting Fields
03:57
Browsing Field Data
01:59
Placing Text Objects on the Report
04:37
Section 4: Using Formulas
Using the Formula Editor
09:16
Concatenating String Fields
17:01
Changing Numbers to Words
01:43
Using Data Functions
02:20
Creating Summary Calculations
06:21
Section 5: Adding Special Fields and Parameters
Adding Special Fields
Preview
06:15
Creating Parameters Fields
Preview
04:26
Adding a Parameter Field to a Printout
02:13
Working with Multiple Parameter Fields
04:17
Section 6: Sorting, Grouping, and Summarizing
Inserting a Group
10:47
Sorting Records
02:23
Deleting and Changing Groups
04:29
Inserting Summary Calculations
03:56
Section 7: Enhancing a Report
Inserting Graphics
Preview
03:11
Formatting Objects
06:02
Aligning Objects
17:19
Section 8: Utilizing Conditional Formatting
Using the Highlighting Expert
06:48
Filtering Data
Preview
03:34
Filtering Data Using a Dynamic Parameters
06:06
Section 9: Distributing Data
Creating Mailing Labels
11:58
Exporting Data
05:54
Section 10: Conclusion
Conclusion
02:40

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