Phased rollout


This version of the software is currently available only to early adopter SaaS customers as the first step in our phased rollout. Click here to view an earlier version.

Customizing the fields in a view

This section discusses customizing fields in a view. Topics include:

For more details, see the Yellowfin documentation links on the right.

The following video (11:13) discusses adding fields to an existing out-of-the-box view.

Defining database functions for Smart Reporting in AR System Server Open link

Performing calculations on fields in a report

Creating reports with advanced database functions by using Freehand SQL

From the Yellowfin documentation:

  • Prepare Open link  to learn about defining field definitions and applying business metadata to them
  • Grouped Data (Report) Open link  to learn about changing the data returned for selected fields on your report by grouping the values
  • Parameters Open link  to learn about defining a parameter field to pass user-entered values
  • Calculated Fields Open link  to learn about creating derived columns based on the fields sourced from the database
  • Calculated Filters Open link  to learn about creating predefined filters to help users add filters or conditions
  • Filter Groups Open link  to learn about grouping calculated field filters
  • Custom Functions Open link  to learn about defining a custom XML function for a calculated field
  • Data Conversion Open link  to learn about converting data in fields

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