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Exercises
12
Sections
20
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On-Site
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1
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Course Name: Discoverer Desktop 10g

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Synopsis for course

Oracle Discoverer 10g Desktop is an easy to use business intelligence tool that gives end users with no SQL knowledge the ability to create ad hoc database queries, analyse information, produce reports and publish information on the web.



Course Contents

Section
Contents
Page

One
Introduction
2

 
- What is Discoverer 10g?
3

 
- What is Discoverer 10g Desktop?
4

 
- Understanding Discoverer 10g Terminology
5

 
- How to run Discoverer 10g
15

Two
Discoverer 10g Desktop Interface
17

 
- Connecting to Discoverer 10g
18

 
- Anatomy of Discoverer 10g
19

 
- Menu Bar
20

 
- Shortcut Bars
21

 
- Toolbar
22

 
- Formatting Bar
24

 
- Analysis Bar
26

Three
Existing Workbooks
28

 
- Introduction
29

 
- Opening Workbooks in Discoverer 10g
31

 
- Write Permissions in Discoverer 10g
33

 
- Using Different Accounts
34

 
- Missing Items in Discoverer 10g
37

 
- Multiple EULs in Discoverer 10g
39

 
- Running the Query in Discoverer 10g
42

 
- Re- Sizing Items in Discoverer 10g
43

 
- Pivoting Items in Discoverer 10g
45

 
- Saving Workbooks in Discoverer 10g
51

 
- Using Parameters in Discoverer 10g
52

 
- Exercise One
55

Four
Simple Workbooks
62

 
- Creating Workbooks in Discoverer 10g
63

 
- Modifying Workbooks in Discoverer 10g
78

 
- Duplicating Worksheets in Discoverer 10g
79

 
- Counting Records in Discoverer 10g
80

 
- Exercise Two
81

Five
Formatting
87

 
- Introduction to Formatting in Discoverer 10g
88

 
- Formatting Data in Discoverer 10g
89

 
- Formatting Numbers in Discoverer 10g
94

 
- Formatting Dates in Discoverer 10g
95

 
- Formatting Text in Discoverer 10g
96

 
- Setting Column Headings in Discoverer 10g
97

 
- Specifying Backgrounds in Discoverer 10g
98

 
- Creating Titles in Discoverer 10g
100

 
- Sorting Records in Discoverer 10g
105

 
- Using Exceptions in Discoverer 10g
111

 
- Creating Exceptions in Discoverer 10g
117

 
- Managing Exceptions in Discoverer 10g
118

 
- Page Setup in Discoverer 10g
119

 
- Exercise Three
123

Six
Advanced Worksheets
135

 
- Introduction
136

 
- Page Items in Discoverer 10g
137

 
- Cross- Tabs in Discoverer 10g
139

 
- Exercise Four
144

Seven
Totals
149

 
- Using Totals in Discoverer 10g
150

 
- Creating Totals in Discoverer 10g
153

Eight
Percentages
158

 
- Introduction to Percentages in Discoverer 10g
159

 
- Creating Percentages in Discoverer 10g
161

 
- Exercise Five
164

Nine
Conditions
171

 
- Limiting Data in Discoverer 10g
172

 
- Administrator Conditions
174

 
- Creating Conditions in Discoverer 10g
178

 
- Advanced Conditions in Discoverer 10g
188

 
- Exercise Six
193

Ten
Calculations
198

 
- Creating Additional Items in Discoverer 10g
199

 
- Oracle Functions in Discoverer 10g
205

 
- Exercise Seven
150

Eleven
Parameters
215

 
- Creating Parameters in Discoverer 10g
216

 
- Disabling Parameters in Discoverer 10g
225

 
- Advanced Parameters in Discoverer 10g
226

 
- Exercise Eight
230

Twelve
Aggregation
234

 
- Totalling Values in Discoverer 10g
235

 
- Example of Aggregation in Discoverer 10g
236

 
- Data Points in Discoverer 10g
240

 
- Date Hierarchies in Discoverer 10g
243

 
- Exercise Nine
246

Thirteen
Drilling
251

 
- Drilling Through Data in Discoverer 10g
252

 
- Using Hierarchies in Discoverer 10g
253

 
- Types of Drilling in Discoverer 10g
254

 
- Using Drilling in Discoverer 10g
257

 
- Drill Dialog in Discoverer 10g
259

 
- Drilling Up and Down in Discoverer 10g
262

 
- Drilling to a Related Item in Discoverer 10g
263

 
- Drill to Detail in Another Sheet in Discoverer 10g
264

 
- Drill to an External Application (Hyper Drill)
265

 
- Exercise Ten
266

Fourteen
Graphs
271

 
- Graphically Representing Data in Discoverer 10g
272

 
- Incorporating Graphs in Discoverer 10g
273

 
- Graphs Wizard in Discoverer 10g
274

 
- Graph Window in Discoverer 10g
279

 
- Modifying Graphs in Discoverer 10g
259

Fifteen
Summaries
289

 
- Purpose of Summaries in Discoverer 10g
290

Sixteen
Worksheet Options
292

 
- Introduction
293

 
- General
294

 
- Query Governor
295

 
- Table
297

 
- Crosstab
299

 
- Aggregation
300

 
- Formats
301

 
- Cache
302

 
- Connection
303

 
- Advanced
304

 
- EUL
305

 
- Additional
306

Seventeen
Additional Features
307

 
- Exporting Data from Discoverer 10g
308

 
- Copy and Paste
310

 
- Excel Direct
311

 
- Sharing Workbooks in Discoverer 10g
312

 
- Deleting a Workbook in Discoverer 10g
314

 
- Scheduling a Workbook in Discoverer 10g
315

 
- Managing a Workbook in Discoverer 10g
321

Eighteen
Line Commands
327

 
- Using Line Commands Discoverer 10g
328

 
- DOS
329

 
- Options
337

 
- Exercise Eleven
342

Nineteen
Complex Queries
343

 
- Creating a Worksheet Using SQL
344

 
- Subqueries in Discoverer 10g
347

 
- Creating a Subquery in Discoverer 10g
348

 
- Alternative Subquery Creation
349

Twenty
Help
350

 
- Introduction
351

 
- Help Topics
352

 
- Using Help
353

 
- About Discoverer 10g
354

 
- Exercise Twelve
355