- User version of report editor (Reports & Queries)
- Migrating the reports created in WDEtat User Version
The user version of report editor (Reports & Queries)
A report provides a custom view of data: data entered in the database, data in a text file, data from a Table control, etc, ... For more details, see Reports
Two versions of report editor are available:
- the standard report editor.
This version is supplied with WINDEV, WEBDEV or WINDEV Mobile. This version can only be used when developing a WINDEV or WINDEV Mobile application, or a WEBDEV site. For more details, see The report editor.
- the user version of the report editor (also called Reports & Queries).
This editor is supplied with WINDEV only.
This version is independent of WINDEV and it can be used by the end users.
Some features of report editor are not available in this version. For more details, see Limitations of user version of report editor.
Contact PC SOFT Sales Department for more details about Reports & Queries.
User version of report editor (Reports & Queries)
Reports & Queries allows you to create and run reports from the editor (WINDEV is not required).
The reports cannot contain lines of code for modifying the data files (functions used to perform write operations in the files).
The created reports can be run from the report editor or from a WINDEV application (if this application supports the reports created with Reports & Queries).
icon indicates the differences between the user version of report editor and the standard report editor.
No dongle is required to use Reports & Queries.
Some operations are required to create new reports or to modify the existing reports with Reports & Queries. For more details, see Distributing Reports & Queries
Migrating the reports created in WDEtat User Version
The reports created in WDEtat User Version can be opened in Reports & Queries. When they are opened, these reports are automatically migrated to version 27.
We recommend that you save these reports in Reports & Queries. To save the reports, go to the "Home" tab, "General" group, expand "Save" and select "Save".
Remark: The reports created in WDQBE cannot be opened in Reports & Queries. These reports must be re-created in Reports & Queries.
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