Infinite Skills - InfiniteSkills - Crystal Reports 2008 Training Video
Genre: Video Training
Crystal Reports 2008 is the market leading report writing package that allows users to create custom reports from a massive array of data storage systems.
This Crystal Reports 2008 Tutorial Video is presented by Guy Vaccaro, who has many years experience with database report writing, with and without Crystal Reports. He will help you traverse through the report writing process and build your skills so that you too can create your very own custom reports that actually tell you what you need to know rather than relying on anything supplied by any database provider. By the end of this Crystal Reports training video you will understand the concepts involved and feel fully able to connect to databases of all kinds, from text files such as Excel to server based databases such as Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle. You will be able to extract the requisite information from your databases by filtering and sorting the data as needed, and then present it in a meaningful and concise format, making full use of Crystal Reports formatting, drawing and graphics import tools. Guy helps to explain the processes involved in a very straightforward way without the use of IT jargon, which makes the learning process as painless and fruitful as possible.
By the conclusion of this Crystal Reports tutorial you will have gained the skills required to design and create reports that present information in a pleasing and informative manner, and be able to use Crystal Reports confidently in a commercial environment. Working files accompany the training, allowing you to follow along with the trainer at your own pace.
1. Getting Started
2. Setting Up A New Report
3. Report Navigation
4. Formatting The Report
5. Using The Special Data Fields
6. Adding Non Data Items To A Report
7. Sorting Data In A Report
8. Filtering The Data That A Report Is Using
9. Reporting By Groups
10. Summarizing Data
11. Using Parameters In Reports
12. Formula Fields
13. Section Formatting
14. The Standard Report Wizard
15. Data Table Linking
16. Distributing The Report
17. The Workbench
18. Credits And Beyond