General configuration settings are specified in a ReportEdit2.exe.config configuration file. Valid global configuration settings can also be defined through the global configuration file Global.cfg in One Identity Manager's own format. The configuration files are stored in the program directory. For more detailed information, see the One Identity Manager Process Monitoring and Troubleshooting Guide.
To change the program settings in Report Editor
Language for formatting data, such as data formats, time formats or number formats.
Other user interface language
Language for the user interface. The initial program login uses the system language for the user interface. Changes to the language settings take effect after the program has been restarted.
The language is set globally for all One Identity Manager programs which means that the language setting does not have to be configured for each program individually.
|Show code tab||Set this option to display the script code edit tab in the Report Editor.|
|Ask on save without change label||Change labels should be used for changes to reports. Set this option so that an alert box is called when changes are saved without a change label.|
|Max. number of preview rows||Specify how many data sets|
Use database query logging in the Report Editor to look for errors and to optimize the report during the design phase. The execution time and the command that was run are logged.
|Starts logging database queries.|
|Stops database query logging.|
|Copies logged data to the clipboard.|
|Save logged data in a file.|
|Deletes the logged data.|
|Displays the recorded data in an editor.|
Create and edit reports with the Report Editor program. Reports are stored in the database table DialogReport. The following steps are required to create a report:
Predefined reports are supplied with the One Identity Manager by default and automatically customized during schema installation. If you need to make changes to a default report:
When you add or copy a report, the property dialog box opens first, which you use to enter the general data for the report, the data source required and an parameters for the report definition. Then a new report form is created in the edit view with the Report Designer. This forms the basis of the report design. Using the Report Designer’s toolbar, you can place the controls you want on the report form.
NOTE: Use the online help from Stimulsoft StimulReport.Net (www.stimulsoft.com) as a basis for the report design.
To create a new report
To copy a report
This creates a new report and the property dialog box opens. The properties in the new report are take from the original.
To edit a report
This opens the report form in the Report Designer.
To edit the report properties with loading the report in the Report Designer
This opens the property dialog.
NOTE: After you have customized a report, you can mark it by setting change labels. These change labels are offered in the Database Transporter as export criteria when a customer transport package is created.
To edit general report properties
|Name||Report name Label custom reports with the prefix CCC_.|
Display name of the report. The display name is available when the report is created as ReportAlias. It can, for example, be used to compose the title of the report or the file name when you export a report in the web portal. Translate the given text using the button.
The report display name can contain variables, permitted are system variables such as report parameters. The variables are passed using a percent character.
Name of report %variable%
Max. runtime [sec]
Maximum number of seconds available to generate the report If this period is exceeded, generation of the report is aborted.
|Description||Report description Translate the given text using the button.|
|Filter criteria||Filter criteria for displaying the report in the web front-end.|
Basis table for the report.
|Category||Category for classifying reports. Permitted values are the categories Common, Mail and Attestation.|
|Preprocessor condition||Preprocessor conditions can be added to reports. In this case, a report is only available if the preprocessor condition is fulfilled.|
Enter additional company specific information. Use Designer to customize the display names, formats, and templates for the input fields (Spare field no. 01 to Spare field no. 10 by default) to your requirements.
|Extended properties||An extended property is the UID under which the report is stored in the database.|