Reprt writer introductin

Reprt writer introductin - The aim of this unit is to...

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The aim of this unit is to provide you with a solid understanding of COBOL Report Writer. This unit introduces the report writer by - 1. Looking at a fairly complex report created using the report writer and examining what the Report Writer had to do to produce the report. 2. Looking at the Procedure Division of the program that produced the report. 3. Writing a simple version of the the program that produced the report. 4. Adding more features to the report program. 5. Examining the use of Declaratives in extending the functionality of the Report Writer. 6. Examining a full report program that uses Declaratives. In the next unit we examine the syntax and semantics of the Report Writer clauses and verbs in detail. Objectives By the end of this unit you should - 1. Understand how the Report Writer works 2. Understand how and when to use the seven different types of report group. 3. Be able to control the placement of print items on the page and to control when the Report Writer goes to a new page. 4. Understand how to use the SUM clause to automatically accumulate totals. 5. Be able to set up control break items and understand how the relationship between them is controlled. 6.
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This note was uploaded on 10/25/2010 for the course CMPN SEM4 taught by Professor Thakur during the Spring '07 term at University of Mumbai.

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