INTRODUCTION TO CRYSTAL REPORTS 2011– GTD11

Course Description

This Crystal Reports course is intended for students who have little to no experience with Crystal Reports. The course will provide students with a general overview of the basic functionality and a general understanding of report design, including the need to provide quality reports in various presentation formats. Students will gain practical experience through hands-on exercises.

Please note that XI is the older version of Crystal Reports and should not be confused with 2011.

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Duration

2 days

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Target Audience

This Crystal Reports course is intended for students who have little to no experience with Crystal Reports.

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Course Prerequisites

Basic computer skills are required for this course as well as familiarity with relational database concepts (tables, fields, and records).

If you have any questions or doubts as to whether you meet the pre-requisites for this course, or indeed are wondering which course best suits you, please consult with us to discuss your suitability for course attendance.

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Suggested Follow on Courses

Please contact us for further details.

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Course Content

Getting Acquainted with Crystal Reports

Creating Our First Report

The Database Expert

Review the Toolbars

The Report Sections in the Design Tab

The Field Explorer

Preview the Report

Adding Multiple Tables to Reports

Formatting Reports

Formatting Fields

The Format Painter

Working with Objects

Text Objects

Field Titles

Using Fields in Text Objects

Aligning and Sizing Objects

The Section Expert

Images

Filtering Reports

Create a Filter Based on a Single Criteria

Create a Filter for Multiple Selection Criteria

Sorting and Grouping Reports

Using the Sort Expert

Using the Group Expert

Summarizing Records within Groups

Using Basic Formulas

String Formulas

Numeric Formulas

Date/Time Formulas

Running Totals

Conditional Formulas

Advanced Formatting

Using Multiple Sections

Summary Reports

Lines and Boxes

The Highlighting Expert

Exporting and Distribution

Exporting to Excel

Exporting to PDF

Exporting to Word

Crystal Reports Viewer

crystalreports.com

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