Introduction to Crystal Reports

Course Overview

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.

Course Benefits:

  • 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.

Course Outline

  1. Report Writing Process
  2. Opening Crystal Reports
  3. The Database Expert
  4. Review the Toolbars
    1. The Standard Toolbar
    2. The Formatting Toolbar
    3. The Insert Toolbar
    4. The Experts Toolbar
    5. The Navigation Toolbar
    6. The External Command Toolbar
  5. The Report Sections in the Design Tab
    1. Report Header
    2. Page Header
    3. Details
    4. Page Footer
    5. Report Footer
  6. The Field Explorer
  7. Preview the Report
  8. Adding Multiple Tables to Reports
  1. Formatting Fields
    1. The Adventure Works Database
  2. The Format Painter
  1. Text Objects
  2. Field Titles
  3. Using Fields in Text Objects
  4. Aligning and Sizing Objects
  5. The Section Expert
  6. Images
  1. Create a Filter Based on a Single Criterion
  2. Create a Filter for Multiple Selection Criteria
  1. Using the Sort Expert
  2. Using the Group Expert
  3. Summarizing Records within Groups
  1. String Formulas
  2. Numeric Formulas
  3. Date/Time Formulas
  4. Running Totals
  5. Conditional Formulas
  1. Using Multiple Sections
  2. Summary Reports
  3. Lines and Boxes
  4. The Highlighting Expert
  1. Exporting to Excel
  2. Exporting to PDF
  3. Exporting to Word
  4. Crystal Reports Viewer

₦ 20,000

  • Learn at your own pace with 24/7 access
  • Duration: 1 year
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