First Steps in Crystal Reports for Business Users

First Steps in Crystal Reports for Business Users

Author: Anurag Barua

Publisher: Espresso Tutorials GmbH


Category: Computers

Page: 101

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When SAP acquired Business Objects in 2008 Crystal Reports became a standard part of SAP’s software and menu of reporting tools. This book written specifically for business users provides an introduction to SAP Crystal Reports using a real-world business reporting scenario and will enable you to create your first report. We’ll cover: • Overview, history and evolution of Crystal Reports • Basic end-user navigation • Creating a basic report from scratch • Formatting to meet individual user's presentation needs • Analysis techniques such as using formulas, sorting/filtering, grouping, summarising, and creating alerts • Best practices for report distribution Detailed screenshots and explanations paired with a business reporting scenario will prepare you step by step to work efficiently with SAP Crystal Report version 2011.