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Answer / ajay
hi we can create multilingual reports using conditional
variables i.e., languaue variable
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Answer / priya
obviously.can you explain clearly how to do multilingual
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Answer / neelima
when you want to execute a report in different language
just while executing the report go to run options and set
the the language in which you want to execute the report.
or else you can change these property in set preferences
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Answer / mahaboob basha
hi,we can create by using conditional block and conditional
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How to select multiple values from type-in prompt?
What is a Complex report and explain?
Part 1 : Cognos 1.What are the technologies that are used in cognos? 2.What are complex reports? 3.What is page break? 4.What is layout component? 5.How do you use extract function? 6.What is the use of Crosstab space? 7.What is Rank()? 8.What is the use of Query calculation and layout calculation? 9.What is Slicer and Dicer? 10.How can you create users in Cognos? 11.What is last child member? 12.What is the use of Conditional blocks? 13.What is Conditional Formatting? 14.What is group span? 15.In which types of reports does the page breaks applicable? Is it applicable in excel reports? 16.I want to show a up arrow and down arrow image in cross tab report, if the revenue is > 5000 (up arrow) and if <5000 (down arrow)? How will you achieve this? 17.What are types of Filters in RS? What is Summary Filter and Detail Filter? 18.What is Cast Function? 19.How will you create prompts for the example like this : In a single report I want a) List report (Need a prompt for this) b) Crosstab report (Need a separate prompt for this) c) Chart ()(Need a separate prompt for this) Part II : Framework Manager (FM) 1. What is Determinant in FM? 2. What is Cardinality? 3. What are the types of filters used in FM? 4. Can we create cubes with Relational Data sources? 5. What is Aliasing and Shortcut? 6. What is Session Parameter & Parameter Maps? 7. How many types of securities that we have in FM? 8. What is Data Security in FM? Part III : Data warehousing 1.What are various types of Schemas? 2.What is Star Schema and Snow Flow Schema? Difference between both? 3.What is surrogate key? Part IV : Databases 1.What are NVL Functions? 2.What is left outer join? Give an Example? 3.Can we straightaway use the tables that we have in the database instead of creating the package’s FM and making use of them, through Report Studio (RS)?
what is hints in cognos and where we use it.
1.How can we driil through from a page report having query1 to list report having Query2 in master detail relationship n Drill through? 2.In database i have 50 records but when it is displayed on the report i'm getting 100 record with duplictes.How can we solve this to eliminate duplicates? 3.Exact Diff B/W Filter n Condition? 4.Render Variable? 5.I have leftouter join when right table does not have any matched records with left table what will be the output of the report whether it will be dispalying Null or blank in that particular row? 6.How to test the reports i.e Unit Testing? 7.How canwe drill through when there is no common column between the parent n child report? 8.How can we do performance tuning? I kindly request all the experts to give reply with correct answers and if possible send me some examples regarding that at firstname.lastname@example.org
how to Explain a complex report at the time of interview ? please post the answer very urgent?
what r the migration tools available in the market with respect to cognos such as impromptu reports are migrated to cognos reportnet??
where we use page break and page set. with example?
What you mean by drill across?
How can we migrate from Businees Objects reports to Cognos 8.x??
what r the filters in fwm and report studio
What do you understand by the term 'aggregate advisor?'