How do I create a Gizmos for Crystal Reports in IntelliFront BI?
This is a step by step guide to add a Crystal Report to a Gizmo in IntelliFront BI.
Adding a Crystal Report to the Gizmo in IntelliFront BI.
Select Add Crystal Report.
Click Add Crystal Report.
You can Drag and Drop the Crystal reports or click Add report files to navigate to and select the desired Crystal Reports.
Once the report has been chosen you will need to upload the report.
Upload: Click this button to upload the chosen report.
Cancel: Cancels the upload.
Remove: Removes the chosen report.
Once the report has been successfully uploaded the following screen will be shown.
The name of the report will be displayed in the Report Details window.
Report Name: Enter the name for the report.
Report Description (Optional): Enter a description for the report.
Use Saved Data: By default, IntelliFront BI will always attempt to run the report using the very latest data in your database. If your report is saved "with data" and you want IntelliFront BI to simply export the data in the report, then check this option.
Enabled: Check this box to enable this report inside the Gizmo.
Tags: Add a tag to this report of required. Tags may be used for categorizing reports and boards.
Add An Output
Add an Output Format for the report.
Output Name: You can customize the output name by clicking on the (...) button menu to the right. This will being up an Inserts and the Data Driven Values Menu for you to be able to insert constants such as CurrentDate, CurrentTime, CurrentMonthName, etc or Data Driven values such as Name, address etc.
Select the desired format from the drop down menu.