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CRDI:Crystal Reports Level 1

Guaranteed to Run Scheduled Fully Booked
Location
Auckland
Christchurch
Aug 2019
26
Oct 2019
29
Dec 2019
9
16
Code: CRDI
Length: 2 Days
Overview

This course is designed for report designers, new to Crystal Reports, who are responsible for creating and distributing reports.

Delivery format(s)
On-Site
On-Site
Classroom
Classroom
OBJECTIVES
This two-day course is designed to give learners comprehensive skills and in-depth knowledge to plan and create reports that will help them analyse and interpret important information. This course is designed for report designers, new to Crystal Reports, who are responsible for creating and distributing reports.
PREREQUISITES

In this course you will be working with Crystal Reports. To successfully understand the content and complete the activities, you must already be able to:

  • Understand and use Windows conventions.
  • Understand basic database concepts.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This course is designed for report designers, new to Crystal Reports, who are responsible for creating and distributing reports.

COURSE OUTLINE

Chapter 1: Getting Started 
• Creating a Report Using the Crystal Report Wizard 
• The Preview Window 
• Saving a Report 
 
Chapter 2: The Design Window 
• Design Window 
• Using Guidelines 
• Move and Modifying Fields 
• Working with Text Objects 
• Formatting Numbers 
• Resizing Sections 
• Special Fields 
• Changing a Groups Options 

Chapter 3: More Formatting and Graphics 
• Insert Non-Numeric Summary 
• Add Cover Page, Text and Logo 
• Inserting a Logo or Graphic 
• Formatting Dates 
• Copying Text 
• Adding and Formatting a Box 
• Using the Section Expert 

Chapter 4: Printing and Exporting 
• Printing a Report 
• Exporting a Report 
• Create Report from Excel Spreadsheet 

Chapter 5: Designing a New Report 
• Starting a Blank Report 
• Manually Inserting Fields and Groups 
• Sorting vs. Grouping 
• Selecting Records 
• Creating Summaries 
• White Spaces Between Rows 

Chapter 6: Summary & Drill-Down Reports 
• Creating a Summary & Drill-Down Report 

Chapter 7:  Independent Activity 
• Working through an Independent Activity 
 
Chapter 8: Formulas and Functions 
• Create a Formula Field 
• Create a Formula Using a Function 
• Using the Truncate Function 
• Adding Highlights 
• Using Alerts 
 
Chapter 9: If-Then-Else Conditions 
• Rules for If-Then-Else Statements 
• Creating Conditional Formulas 
• Nested If-Statements 
• Conditional Formatting of Fields 
 
Chapter 10: Charting 
• Adding a Chart 
• Drilling-Down from a Chart 
• Adding Charts to Groups 
• Drill-Down by Group Tree 
• Placing Chart Alongside Data 

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