Introduction to Crystal Reports

Introduction to Crystal Reports

Want to “wow” people with your business reports? In this course, you’ll master the techniques the pros use to produce attractive, reader-friendly reports for any audience.

Designed for Crystal Reports XI through Crystal Reports 2016, this course will teach you how to transform the information that lies buried in your database or accounting program into clear, easy-to-understand documents. Whether you’re new to Crystal Reports or want to enhance your skills, this course is ideal for you. By the time you’re done, you’ll be able to produce anything from a quick meeting handout to an elaborate annual report—and you’ll never be intimidated by report-writing tasks again!


  • Lesson 1 – Getting Started With Crystal Reports
  • Lesson 2 – Create a Crystal Report Right Now!
  • Lesson 3 – Pulling Data From Multiple Tables
  • Lesson 4 – Sorting, Grouping, and Drilling Down
  • Lesson 5 – Crystal Reports Formatting Tools
  • Lesson 6 – Absolute and Conditional Formatting
  • Lesson 7 – Creating Cross-Tab Reports
  • Lesson 8 – Creating Reports to Show Top and Bottom Performers
  • Lesson 9 – Crystal Reports Formulas
  • Lesson 10 – Adding Subreports to a Main Report
  • Lesson 11 – Communicating With Charts
  • Lesson 12 – Publishing a Crystal Report

Hardware Requirements:

  • This course must be taken on a PC. It is not suitable for Macs.

Software Requirements:

  • PC: Windows 8 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge is also compatible.
  • Crystal Reports XI, Crystal Reports 2008, Crystal Reports 2011, Crystal Reports 2013, or Crystal Reports 2016 (not included in enrollment).
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Email capabilities and access to a personal email account.

There are no prerequisites to take this course.

Instructional Material Requirements:
The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.

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<ul><li>6 Weeks Access</li>
<li>Course Code: cri</li>
<li>Start Dates* Jan 12 | Feb 09 | Mar 16 | Apr 13</li>
<li>$187.00 USD</li></ul>

Allen G. Taylor is a 30-year veteran of the computer industry. He has authored 28 books about computer-related subjects, including "Crystal Reports 2008 For Dummies," "Database Development For Dummies" and "SQL For Dummies." He has also taught computer courses for more than 10 years.

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