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BusinessObjects Web Intelligence XI 3.0/3.1: Report Design

 

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Introducing Web Intelligence

  • Accessing information with Web Intelligence
  • Understanding how universes allow you to query databases using everyday business terms
  • Understanding Web Intelligence core functionalities
  • Creating a document in the Web Intelligence Rich Client
  • Viewing a Web Intelligence document in InfoView

Creating Web Intelligence Documents with Queries

  • Building a simple query
  • Modifying a document query
  • Working with query properties

Restricting Data Returned by a Query

  • Restricting data with query filters
  • Modifying a query with a predefined query filter
  • Applying a single-value query filter
  • Using prompts to restrict data
  • Using complex filters

Report Design

  • Working in the Report Panel
  • Displaying data in tables and charts
  • Presenting data in free-standing cells

Enhancing the Presentation of Data in Reports

  • Using breaks, calculations, and report filters
  • Formatting breaks and crosstabs
  • Using default and custom sorts
  • Ranking data to see top or bottom values
  • Tracking data changes
  • Using alerters to highlight information
  • Organizing a report into sections
  • Copying data to other applications

Formatting Reports

  • Preparing documents for PDF and print
  • Document formatting
  • Formatting charts

Calculating Data with Formulas and Variables

  • Understanding formulas and variables
  • Understanding how Web Intelligence calculates data
  • Creating formulas and variables to calculate data

Using Multiple Data Sources

  • Adding a new query using a personal data provider
  • Creating multiple queries in a document
  • Synchronizing data with merged dimensions

Analyzing Data

  • Analyzing the data cube
  • Drilling into the data
  • Setting Web Intelligence drill options

Managing and Sharing Web Intelligence Documents

  • Exporting documents from the Rich Client
  • Accessing InfoView
  • Managing documents in InfoView
  • Sharing documents in InfoView
  • Scheduling a Web Intelligence document
  • Setting InfoView preferences