SAP BusinessObjects: Crystal Reports

This course is included in our On-demand training solution.


Business data comes from a variety of sources and is stored in various formats. The volume and variety of business data presents immense potential for understanding and responding to customer requirements and business process optimization. In order to realize this potential, SAP provides the Crystal Reports reporting tool. Crystal Reports has supplanted the BusinessExplorer report designer as SAP’s standard enterprise reporting tool. Crystal Reports provides the interface to allow business users to extract and present formatted, layout-centric reports from business data. Crystal Reports provides a very user-friendly interface to various data sources, including data sources outside of the SAP realm.
This course provides an introduction to the Crystal Reports reporting tool, including an initiation to the user-friendly interface, the various formatting and layout options, as well as the various methods of data access made available to all levels of users through Crystal Reports.

Target Audience

Individuals, such as managers and project team members, who are responsible for extracting and analyzing information using SAP BusinessObjects


Expected Duration

90 min.

Course Objectives

Introduction to Crystal Reports

  • distinguish between the report options in the Report Creation Wizard
  • identify the features of the Crystal Reports user interface
  • Report Design Concepts

  • recognize the relationship between the information in the Explorer tools and what appears in a report
  • Designing Web Reports

  • identify the steps for hiding details in a web-based report
  • determine whether to use live or saved data for a given report
  • Exploring Crystal Reports

    Using the Report Creation Wizard

  • recognize the procedure for using the report creation wizard to create a report
  • Using the Blank Report Option

  • recognize the procedure for creating a report using the Blank Report option
  • recognize the procedure for adding and formatting a report title
  • Checking Report Dependencies

  • recognize the procedure for using the Dependency Checker tool
  • Creating Reports and Checking for Errors





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