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.
Explore the Crystal Reports interface.
Learn to create a basic report and modify it.
Learn to format reports..
Learn to filter reports.
Learn to group report data.
Learn to create reports from data in multiple tables.
Learn to use formulas..
Learn to use conditional formatting.
Learn to create summary reports and charts.
Learn to export reports to Excel and PDF.
Learn to use Report Wizards.
Available Delivery Methods
Private Class Private classes are delivered for groups at your offices or a location of your choice.
Self-Paced Learn at your own pace with 24/7 access to an On-Demand course.
Getting Acquainted with Crystal Reports
Report Writing Process
Opening Crystal Reports
The Database Expert
Review the Toolbars
The Standard Toolbar
The Formatting Toolbar
The Insert Toolbar
The Experts Toolbar
The Navigation Toolbar
The External Command Toolbar
The Report Sections in the Design Tab
The Field Explorer
Preview the Report
Adding Multiple Tables to Reports
The AdventureWorks Database
The Format Painter
Working with Objects
Using Fields in Text Objects
Aligning and Sizing Objects
The Section Expert
Create a Filter Based on a Single Criterion
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
Using Multiple Sections
Lines and Boxes
The Highlighting Expert
Exporting and Distribution
Exporting to Excel
Exporting to PDF
Exporting to Word
Crystal Reports Viewer
Each student will receive a comprehensive set of materials, including course notes and all the class examples.
Experience in the following is required for this Crystal Reports class:
Basic computer skills
Experience in the following would be useful for this Crystal Reports class:
Familiarity with relational database concepts (tables, fields, and records)