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RD-201 - Crystal Reports 10.0: Business Reporting Solutions (RD II)


Duration: 2 Days




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Course Information

Course Description

​This two-day instructor-led course is designed to give learners comprehensive skills and in-depth knowledge to plan and create reports that will help them analyze and interpret important information.

Course Objectives

​At the end of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Use the Repository.
  • Create complex formulas.
  • Create Report Templates.
  • Build parameterized reports.
  • Summarize data with Cross-Tabs.
  • Use report sections.
  • Build specialized reports.
  • Share reports on the Web.

Course Audience

​This course is designed for report designers responsible for creating and distributing reports.

Course Outline

I. Use the Repository

  • Manage the Crystal Repository
  • Add folders to the Repository
  • Add objects to the Repository
  • Update Connection to the Repository Object in the Report
  • Delete objects to the Repository
  • Connect to your own Repository
  • Create a Report from an SQL Command
  • Create a Report from an Business View

II. Create Report Templates

  • Applying a Crystal defined templates
  • Building a Template without a data source
  • Removing Templates

III. Create complex formulas

  • Use Functions and Operators
  • Define control structures available in Crystal Syntax
  • Use Variables
  • Use Arrays

IV. Build parameterized reports

  • Define and create parameters
  • Use edit masks and descriptions
  • Build a report with multiple parameters
  • Create a date range parameter

V. Summarizing data with Cross-Tabs

  • Build a basic Cross-tab
  • Format a Cross-tab

VI. Use report sections

  • Use Sections
  • Use group related functions to format sections
  • Use Section Underlay

VII. Share reports on the web

  • Define how Crystal Reports fits into the Crystal solution
  • Use Crystal Enterprise Publishing Wizard
  • View Parameterized Report in Crystal Enterprise

VIII. Build specialized reports

  • Use the Running Total Expert
  • Create a Form Letter
  • Add Hyperlinks to a report
  • Build a Report with Alerts
  • Create a Top N Report

Course Prerequisites

​Before attending this course, students must have:

  • Completed RD-200, Crystal Reports 10: Report Design I - Fundamentals of Report Design
Course Schedule
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