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366
Exercises
12
Sections
20
Public
On-Site
Level
1
Days
2

Course Name: Discoverer Desktop 11g

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Synopsis for course

Oracle Discoverer 11g 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 11g?
3

 
- What is Discoverer 11g Desktop?
4

 
- Understanding Discoverer 11g Terminology
5

 
- How to run Discoverer 11g
15

Two
Discoverer 11g Desktop Interface
17

 
- Connecting to Discoverer 11g
18

 
- Anatomy of Discoverer 11g
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 11g
31

 
- Write Permissions in Discoverer 11g
33

 
- Using Different Accounts
34

 
- Missing Items in Discoverer 11g
37

 
- Multiple EULs in Discoverer 11g
39

 
- Running the Query in Discoverer 11g
42

 
- Re- Sizing Items in Discoverer 11g
43

 
- Pivoting Items in Discoverer 11g
45

 
- Saving Workbooks in Discoverer 11g
51

 
- Using Parameters in Discoverer 11g
52

 
- Exercise One
55

Four
Simple Workbooks
62

 
- Creating Workbooks in Discoverer 11g
63

 
- Modifying Workbooks in Discoverer 11g
78

 
- Duplicating Worksheets in Discoverer 11g
79

 
- Counting Records in Discoverer 11g
80

 
- Exercise Two
81

Five
Formatting
87

 
- Introduction to Formatting in Discoverer 11g
88

 
- Formatting Data in Discoverer 11g
89

 
- Formatting Numbers in Discoverer 11g
94

 
- Formatting Dates in Discoverer 11g
95

 
- Formatting Text in Discoverer 11g
96

 
- Setting Column Headings in Discoverer 11g
97

 
- Specifying Backgrounds in Discoverer 11g
98

 
- Creating Titles in Discoverer 11g
100

 
- Sorting Records in Discoverer 11g
105

 
- Using Exceptions in Discoverer 11g
111

 
- Creating Exceptions in Discoverer 11g
117

 
- Managing Exceptions in Discoverer 11g
118

 
- Page Setup in Discoverer 11g
119

 
- Exercise Three
123

Six
Advanced Worksheets
135

 
- Introduction
136

 
- Page Items in Discoverer 11g
137

 
- Cross- Tabs in Discoverer 11g
139

 
- Exercise Four
144

Seven
Totals
149

 
- Using Totals in Discoverer 11g
150

 
- Creating Totals in Discoverer 11g
153

Eight
Percentages
158

 
- Introduction to Percentages in Discoverer 11g
159

 
- Creating Percentages in Discoverer 11g
161

 
- Exercise Five
164

Nine
Conditions
171

 
- Limiting Data in Discoverer 11g
172

 
- Administrator Conditions
174

 
- Creating Conditions in Discoverer 11g
178

 
- Advanced Conditions in Discoverer 11g
188

 
- Exercise Six
193

Ten
Calculations
198

 
- Creating Additional Items in Discoverer 11g
199

 
- Oracle Functions in Discoverer 11g
205

 
- Exercise Seven
150

Eleven
Parameters
215

 
- Creating Parameters in Discoverer 11g
216

 
- Disabling Parameters in Discoverer 11g
225

 
- Advanced Parameters in Discoverer 11g
226

 
- Exercise Eight
230

Twelve
Aggregation
234

 
- Totalling Values in Discoverer 11g
235

 
- Example of Aggregation in Discoverer 11g
236

 
- Data Points in Discoverer 11g
240

 
- Date Hierarchies in Discoverer 11g
243

 
- Exercise Nine
246

Thirteen
Drilling
251

 
- Drilling Through Data in Discoverer 11g
252

 
- Using Hierarchies in Discoverer 11g
253

 
- Types of Drilling in Discoverer 11g
254

 
- Using Drilling in Discoverer 11g
257

 
- Drill Dialog in Discoverer 11g
259

 
- Drilling Up and Down in Discoverer 11g
262

 
- Drilling to a Related Item in Discoverer 11g
263

 
- Drill to Detail in Another Sheet in Discoverer 11g
264

 
- Drill to an External Application (Hyper Drill)
265

 
- Exercise Ten
266

Fourteen
Graphs
271

 
- Graphically Representing Data in Discoverer 11g
272

 
- Incorporating Graphs in Discoverer 11g
273

 
- Graphs Wizard in Discoverer 11g
274

 
- Graph Window in Discoverer 11g
279

 
- Modifying Graphs in Discoverer 11g
259

Fifteen
Summaries
289

 
- Purpose of Summaries in Discoverer 11g
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 11g
308

 
- Copy and Paste
310

 
- Excel Direct
311

 
- Sharing Workbooks in Discoverer 11g
312

 
- Deleting a Workbook in Discoverer 11g
314

 
- Scheduling a Workbook in Discoverer 11g
315

 
- Managing a Workbook in Discoverer 11g
321

Eighteen
Line Commands
327

 
- Using Line Commands Discoverer 11g
328

 
- DOS
329

 
- Options
337

 
- Exercise Eleven
342

Nineteen
Complex Queries
343

 
- Creating a Worksheet Using SQL
344

 
- Subqueries in Discoverer 11g
347

 
- Creating a Subquery in Discoverer 11g
348

 
- Alternative Subquery Creation
349

Twenty
Help
350

 
- Introduction
351

 
- Help Topics
352

 
- Using Help
353

 
- About Discoverer 11g
354

 
- Exercise Twelve
355