Viewpoint Client Reports for Showcase 10 | Fortra

Viewpoint Client Reports for Showcase 10

This recorded training course focuses on how to write professional reports with Viewpoint and Crystal Reports. It offers a comprehensive introduction to the Viewpoint Client Reports, from building basic reports to more sophisticated reporting tasks.

Topics include:

  • Defining Client Reports
  • Adding columns (view fields)
  • Formatting objects
  • Adding break levels (groups)
  • Making calculations (summary & formulas)
  • Adding headers, footers, and logos
  • Conditional highlighting
  • Adding a Cross-Tab and chart to your report footer

The class is designed for Viewpoint designers who need to create or maintain Client Reports.  Client Reports must be licensed on the IBM i and Crystal Reports 2011 must be installed on the student PC.


  • A high-speed Internet connection
  • A screen resolution of 1024 x 768 or higher
  • Current versions of Showcase 10 and Viewpoint
  • A workstation with dual monitors or a projector to display the teacher’s screen
  • View design authority and experience (including simple variables)
  • Access to Viewpoint during class for hands-on exercises
  • An IBM i user library where class objects can be saved
  • Access to all objects (files and views) in the SEQUELEX and SEQUELEX2 libraries

What to Expect

This class follows a blended approach to learning that includes:

  • Presentations and demonstrations
  • Hands-on activities on your own system

Viewpoint Client Reports is a 3-hour recorded training program that you can take at your own pace. Allowing time for breaks and course exercises, the course takes approximately 5 hours to complete.

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$149 per person
3 hours