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SAP BusinessObjects Reporting Cookbook

By : Yoav Yohav
Book Image

SAP BusinessObjects Reporting Cookbook

By: Yoav Yohav

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (21 chapters)
SAP BusinessObjects Reporting Cookbook
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Adjusting options

We can also set the preferences of the Web Intelligence Rich Client and fit them to our location, time zone, and use some advanced settings such as drill and proxy options.

Getting ready

Through the top-right corner, we will click on the Tools button and navigate to Options..., as shown in the following screenshot:

In the Options dialog box, we can find five preference categories that we can adjust and edit according to our requirements:

How to do it...

Let's explore the first option:

  • General: Here, we can define a default universe and set the default folder location for our report documents, universes, and the help guide. When working in offline mode, our universe security rights as well as our general security rights are still taken into consideration and the fact that universes are stored locally enable us to continue working with the reports and create, edit, and refresh them.

  • Viewing: The viewing preferences is an option I hardly ever use and it enables us to define the...