What is a
A report is the displayed result of a report definition. A
report definition is the information needed to run a specific query against a
data warehouse. This information includes the names of attributes and metrics,
the format of the grid or graph, and filter data. A report definition can
include prompts for user input before the query is executed.
How do I create a
To create a new report:
You can create the report and either save its definition without executing it, or execute it without saving the definition. You can also save the report after it is executed.
- Click Create Report on
the main toolbar.
- Choose a predesigned report from the list or select
Blank Report to create a report from scratch.
- Select filter conditions (attribute qualifications, metric qualifications, or attribute elements) and/or objects (attributes, metrics, or a template) to be used as the new report definition.
Note: You must have the appropriate privileges to be able to create and save reports.