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Crystal Reports XI Advanced

 A hands-on two-day course with free pre-course online skills testing 
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CRYSTAL REPORTS SOFTWARE TRAINING COURSE

Quality, flexible Crystal Reports software courses

We feel we provide the best advanced crystal reports courses you can find, so ask us if you need help

COURSE OUTLINE

Full details of modules and topics covered in this two-day course

DURATION

This is a two-day training course structured into 9 modules


COURSE AIMS
This highly intensive two-day training course has been designed to teach existing users of Crystal Reports X1 how to use more advanced techniques and features to create complex reports and data sources.
TARGET AUDIENCE
This course is intended for people who know how to create basic list and group reports and need to create reports that include subreports, cross-tabs, advanced formulas, and charts based on more than one data series. They may also need to build tools to make it easier for other people to create reports. Delegates should be familiar with the content covered in the Crystal Reports XI Introduction course. A knowledge of programming and/or SQL would also be helpful.

SETUP OF PCS FOR TRAINING

PCs used for training should have the Microsoft Windows operating system, with Crystal Reports, Microsoft Office (with printer drivers for Print Preview) and Adobe Reader installed.


MODULE 1:  Creating Running Totals
Topics covered:
  • Create a Running Total Field
  • Modify a Running Total Field
  • Create a Manual Running Total on Detail Data
  • Create a Manual Running Total on Summary Data
MODULE 2:  Building Cross-tabs in Your Report
Topics covered:
  • Create a Cross-tab
  • Create a Specified Group Order
  • Filter a Cross-tab by Group
  • Change the Cross-tab Format
  • Conditionally Format Rows and Columns
  • Keep Groups Together
MODULE 3:  Adding Subreports
Topics covered:
  • Insert a Subreport
  • Link a Subreport to a Primary Report
  • Edit a Subreport's Structure
  • Format a Subreport Using the Format Editor
  • Share Variables Between Subreports and Primary Reports
  • Create an On-demand Subreport
MODULE 4:  Creating Drill-downs
Topics covered:
  • Create a Drill-down
  • Create Separate Headings for Drill-down Data
MODULE 5:  Enhancing Report Processing by Writing SQL Statements
Topics covered:
  • Create a Report Using SQL Queries
  • Summarize Report Data Using SQL Aggregate Functions
  • Create Joins Using SQL
  • Create Subqueries
  • Create a SQL Expression Field
MODULE 6:  Charting Data
Topics covered:
  • Create a Bar Chart
  • Modify a Chart
  • Format a Chart
  • Create a Chart Template
  • Create a Top N Chart
  • Create a Cross-tab Chart
MODULE 7:  Reporting on Excel Data with Crystal Reports
Topics covered:
  • Create a Report Based on Excel Data
  • Modify a Report Generated from Excel Data
  • Update Data in a Report Based on Excel Data
MODULE 8:  Working with Prompts
Topics covered:
  • Create a Static Prompt
  • Create a Dynamic Prompt
MODULE 9:  Enhancing Report Functionality
Topics covered:
  • Group Data Hierarchically
  • Create a Dynamic Image
  • Create a Report Alert
  • Create a Geographic Map
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RELATED COURSES
Reports XI Introduction

[Duration: two day]

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Creating a Report
  • Displaying Specific Report Data
  • Grouping Report Data
  • Building Formulas
  • Formatting Reports
  • Enhancing Reports
  • Creating Pie Charts
  • Distributing Data

 

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CRYSTAL REPORTS XI ADVANCED

General Information

All Activia advanced crystal reports courses have been created, reviewed and developed to ensure up to date provision and constantly improving standards of content. Our Crystal Reports training is interactive and classroom-based which maximises learning through the ability to ask questions and discuss specific issues.

Class Sizes

For training at your offices, we can deliver classes of up to 8 delegates, though with bigger class sizes you must understand that there is less time for questions from delegates, and this may affect the quality of their experience.

How to book
Course, dates and delegate numbers
Decide on the Crystal Reports course you want, the date(s) you can attend, and the number of delegates involved
Training location
Also decide whether you want training at your offices or at one of our centres
Speedy course booking
You can use the Speedy Quote option to contact us for a quick price, or you can book online from the schedule on this website
Call us
if at any time you want help or advice, or you want to book on the telephone, just call us on 0333 6000 111 to speak to one of our friendly training advisors

Note: With non-credit card bookings you must sign and return a Booking Form before we can confirm your training.

Also note: If you are a private individual you must pay by credit card at the time of booking.

The confirmation process
Course places allocated
Your place is allocated, along with workbooks (and lunches if it's at our centre)
Booking confirmation
You receive an official confirmation, with joining instructions (and directions if it's at our centre)
Training invoice
You receive a VAT invoice

Note: Please allow 1 - 2 working days for your confirmation and invoice.

What happens on the day

If you are coming to our centre, dress code is smart casual.   Refreshments and a free buffet lunch will be provided, but please note that, as a training company who relies on caterers, we are unable to reliably provide for differing dietary requirements, so if you are in any doubt then please bring your own.   The timetable is as follows:

9:15

ARRIVAL TIME

9:30

TRAINING STARTS

11:00

MID-MORNING BREAK



1:00

ONE HOUR LUNCH BREAK

3:15

MID-AFTERNOON BREAK

4:30

WRAP UP

Note: break times can vary according to the needs of the training, and course duration for smaller class sizes are usually shorter because fewer delegates have fewer questions !

For training at your offices, this itenerary can be varied by prior arrangement.

What you get

With your Crystal Reports training course from Activia, you get a free workbook, so you can review and revise afterwards to reinforce your knowledge.

Every delegate on a Crystal Reports course also gets an Activia Training Attendance Certificate.

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CRYSTAL REPORTS SOFTWARE TRAINING COURSE

We can enhance your skills with Crystal Reports software courses at any of our twelve training centres UK wide, or we can come to your offices: if you have groups of three or more staff who need training, this is a very convenient, flexible and cost effective option. Moreover, most of our advanced crystal reports courses are 1 day, which keeps "out of office" periods for attendees to a minimum.

We have been delivering crystal reports software training course all over the UK since 1995 and have continually developed our philosophy of high quality, flexible and results-driven provision of courses in Crystal Reports to ensure constantly improving standards of quality.   So you can be confident that we have the expertise, and the experience, to give you a great return on your investment in Crystal Reports classes.

Why not contact us today to see how we can help with providing your Crystal Reports classes ?


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