Crystal Reports Beyond the Basics
|By Dr. Indera E. Murphy
First Edition March 2012
Price $49.95 US
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If you have been looking for a book that has a lot of step-by-step instructions and screen shots to let you know that you are mastering some of the advanced features of Crystal Reports (version XI or higher) this is the book for you. The Crystal Reports Beyond the Basics book is a self-paced guide to learning Crystal Reports and is written from the perspective that the reader has used Crystal Reports and understands the basics.
There are time saving tips, advice and humor to help you over the rough areas, and enhance your Crystal Reports knowledge. In a user-friendly way, you will tackle the topics listed below and much, much more, without getting "stressed" out. You will learn the skills required to become an effective advanced report designer.
- Creating subreports
- Using Report Alerts
- Creating parameter fields that use formulas
- Creating maps
Crystal Reports is the most popular report writing software on the market. Our Crystal Reports Beyond The Basics book will lead the intermediate user through the features of Crystal Reports, which will take your skills to the next level. To help you become familiar with the options, this book contains hundreds of screen shots that provide a visual tour of the software.
This book does not cover the version of Crystal Reports that comes with Visual Studio 2010. Click here for that book.
Table Of Contents
Chapter 1 - Getting Started
Chapter 2 - Using Common Functions
Chapter 3 - Creating Formulas
Chapter 4 - Cool Tips Part 1
Chapter 5 - Report Alerts
Chapter 6 - Enhancing Parameter Fields With Formulas
Chapter 7 - Beyond Basic Charts
Chapter 8 - Subreports
Chapter 9 - Cross-Tab Reports
Chapter 10 - OLAP Reports
Chapter 11 - Creating Maps
Chapter 12 - Cool Tips Part 2
Chapter 13 - Report Design Techniques
Chapter 14 - Creating Financial Reports
Chapter 15 - Creating Dashboards (Bonus)
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