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Crystal Reports: Level 1

Available Dates: Dec 7, Jan 5, Feb 5, March 6, April 4, May 3, June 8
Class Length: 1 day
Cost: $399

Class Outline:

Description:
This course will teach students the fundamental features and functions of Crystal Reports. Students will explore the program environment, and learn how to open, navigate, create, modify, and save reports. They'll learn the basics of formatting report objects, of sorting and selecting records, and creating groups and summaries. They'll also learn how to create simple formulas and functions. Finally, students will work with Crystal Reports' experts and wizards, and learn how to export reports to various file formats.

Outline:
Unit 1: Getting started
Topic A: The Crystal Reports environment
Topic B: Creating, viewing, and saving reports
Topic C: Modifying report layout
Topic D: The Help feature

Unit 2: Formatting
Topic A: Absolute formatting
Topic B: Introducing conditional formatting

Unit 3: Sorting and selecting records
Topic A: Sorting records
Topic B: Selecting records

Unit 4: Grouping and summarizing
Topic A: Groups
Topic B: Summaries

Unit 5: Formulas and functions
Topic A: Formulas
Topic B: Modifying formulas
Topic C: Functions

Unit 6: Experts and wizards
Topic A: The Database Expert
Topic B: Report wizards and templates
Topic C: Cross-tab reports

Unit 7: Distributing reports
Topic A: Exporting reports
Topic B: Delivering reports