GUIDE: Advanced Crystal

Jonathan Semones -

The fifth of a seven-part series, this workbook is designed for Crystal Reports® users with some experience, who wish to explore the power of adding graphics to their reports.

Graphs help you visualize data. They show patterns and trends at-a-glance. In addition, they add impact to your ideas.

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Book 1 - Topics

Developing a Graphical Report Chart Type
Inserting a Graph Pie Chart
Chart Expert, Data tab Gauge Chart
Chart Expert, Type Tab Cross – Tabs
Chart Expert, Axes tab Creating a Cross-Tab Report
Chart Expert, Options tab Cross-Tab Expert, Grouping
Chart Expert, Text tab Cross-Tab Expert, Style
Chart Expert, Color Highlight Cross-Tab Expert, Customize Style
Chart Options, Appearance tab Graph Using Cross-Tab Data
Chart Options, Titles tab Cross-Tab Dates
Chart Options, Data Labels tab Cross-Tab Column and Row Titles
Chart Options, Legend tab  
Chart Option, Gridlines tab  
Chart Options, Axes tab  

Book 2 - Topics

Hide (Drill-Down) Hyperlinking
Variables Grouping – More Advanced
Why Use Variables? Group Sort Expert
Declaring a Variable Section Expert and Grouping
Assigning a Value to a Variable Specific Order of Grouping
Declare and Assign Duplicate Table Use
Evaluation Time Conversions
Using Variables in a Report Web Reports
Date Variables Converting Desktop Reports to use in the Web
Using Variables for Subtraction Adding Web Reports
Using Variables to Count for Section Suppression Method 1 - Through the Lucity Administration Tool
Unlinked Subreports Method 2 - Through Lucity Web
Using Variables and Documentation Web Reports and Parameters
Comments to Non Comment Subreports Web Date Filters
Option 1 – Variables Adding Reports to Dashboard
Option 2 – Grouping & Conditional Suppression Standard Reports
Percentages Custom Reports
Percentage with Insert Summary Odd Things Happen
Percentage with a Formula Field not showing all of the text
Percentage with Variables Report Takes a Long Time to Open
Use of Commands Wildcard Use
Table Joins Web Page Number Limitation
Image Reports  

Book 3 - Topics

Adding Tables Bringing in Comments for the Asset Work Orders
Adding a Comments Section Work Order Summary Reports and Filters
Linking Using Variables in a Report
Linking Work Orders to Requests Using Running Totals in a Report
Linking Requests to Requests Secured Fields
Linking Requests to Work Orders Secured Fields in the Main Body of Report
Linking Work Orders to Work Orders Field Viewing Options
Work Order Reports with Assets Secured Fields in Subreports
Asset Inventory Numbers More on Variables – Passing information from a subreport to the main report
Limiting Record Selection to Specific Assets Work Order Subtask Information to Assets
Asset Subreports Inventory Reports with Work Order Subtask Information
Bringing in Asset Work Orders  

 

Book 1 - Past Versions

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Book 2 - Older Versions

ACT 2015 - Download PDF

ACT 2014 - Download PDF

ACT 2013Download PDF

Book 3 - Older Versions

ACT 2015 - Download PDF

ACT 2014 - Download PDF

ACT 2013Download PDF

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