SAP Business Objects Desktop Intelligence Training doesn't have to cost a fortune

Business Objects Desktop Intelligence Introductory Reporter Training Course



(£390.00 incl. VAT)


1 Day


Guildford, Surrey, GU1 1HZ


During this one-day Business Objects training course you will discover just how easy it is to get started with Business Objects by building powerful queries and presenting the results in impressive and easy-to-read reports that you and your colleagues will love. At these prices you'll save money too – and you can book with peace of mind thanks to our money-back guarantee if you're not happy with your course. It doesn't get any safer than that – so why struggle to figure it out on your own?


  • This course is scheduled according to demand, please contact us to arrange a date.

Who should attend?

This Business Objects training course is designed for those who have little or no previous experience of Business Objects software and who wish to learn how to build queries and create reports using the Desktop Intelligence version of Business Objects. The course aims to provide a good basic grounding in the use of Business Objects for presenting and analysing information, and for sharing that information with others within and outside your organisation.

The course is suitable for those wanting to learn how to create queries and build reports using Business Objects Desktop Intelligence XI or the earlier "Full client" versions 5 and 6. It is not suitable for those wishing to learn Web Intelligence versions of the software.

Contact us to run this course or a customised version of it on your own premises for just £899+vat per day for up to three people. Add just £99+vat each for additional people. Price is inclusive of course reference notes and email support but exclusive of the trainer's travel and overnight accommodation costs.

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  • I would like to thank you on behalf of Sunderland City Council for delivering Business Objects training to the performance team within the people’s directorate. It was very informative, delivered excellently and each and every one of us found it extremely useful. Even staff who have used Business Objects previously acquired new knowledge and skills. It will definitely enable us to carry out our work more efficiently.

    Usha Jacob, Sunderland City Council

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Course Content

Note: This Business Objects training course is not suitable for those wishing to learn Web Intelligence versions of Business Objects. For details of Business Objects Web Intelligence courses please click here

The Business Objects Environment

  • Documents
  • Reports
  • Blocks
  • Universes, Classes and Objects
  • Data Providers
  • The Training Course Universe – eFashion

The User Interface

  • Toolbars and Menus
  • Help
  • The Report Manager
  • The Status Bar

Opening & Retrieving Documents

  • Opening, Saving and Closing Documents
  • Retrieving Documents
  • Sharing Documents

Modifying Reports & Analysing Data

  • Editing Blocks to Manipulate Data
  • Adding Blocks to an Existing Report
  • Master/Detail Reports
  • Adding New Reports to a Document

Creating & Editing Queries

  • Using the Query Panel
  • Editing a Query
  • Creating & Editing Queries (continued)
  • Building a Query
  • Running a Query
  • Saving Queries

Restricting Data with Conditions

  • Simple Conditions
  • User Defined Single Value Conditions
  • Pre-Defined Conditions

Using Functions

  • Filtering Data
  • Sorting Data
  • Ranking Data
  • Using Alerters
  • Inserting Simple Calculations

Presentation Styles

  • Tables, Crosstabs and Charts
  • Using/Applying Templates
  • Formatting Blocks
  • Formatting Pages
  • Formatting Breaks
  • Special Fields
  • Using Headers and Footers
  • Adding Logos and Pictures
  • Creating Templates

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