Three ways to create a simple report in MS Excel (no coding required)

Before we tackle how to create reports using Crystal Reports Designer, we'll look at three fairly simple ways to get your data out of EMu and into Microsoft Excel where it can be manipulated in many ways to produce sophisticated reports fairly quickly.

Tip: In the first method, Copy and paste directly out of EMu, it is possible to report on data in any field in the current module. Although you can include data in an attachment field (which generally includes Summary Data from an attached record), it is not possible to include data from any other field in an attached module. In the second method, Export data in CSV format for manipulation in Excel, it is possible to report on any field in the current module and in an attached module.

The three methods are: