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Crystal Reports as a Content Creation Application

The measure of any report's value is in its capability to provide the most accurate and timely information to assist the business user in making a more effective business decision. By allowing users to make more informed decisions, reports can increase the competitiveness of organizations, identify and reduce operational costs, and focus an organization's attention on specific performance measures. Crystal Reports offers a powerful design environment for creating highly dynamic and interactive content that aids information consumers in making better decisions—everyday. When you create reports with Crystal Reports, you are creating information content that facilitates action.

What Is Content Creation?

The process of report creation is commonly referred to as content creation. This includes the process of stating the report objective, identifying the required information for a report, accessing the appropriate data source(s), incorporating the necessary data fields and elements, constructing any required elements (such as formulas and calculations), and formatting the report for presentation purposes. For example, to create a new sales report, you will need to know several things:


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