Report Scheduler - Personal Pinned Reports

This video is designed for ALL FAST Users who wish to explore the brand new Report Scheduler functionality introduced in FAST Version 4.3! We are going to cover an intro to the Report Scheduler and show you how to schedule your personal Pinned Reports to be delivered to your inbox at regularly scheduled intervals. It is important to have a solid understanding of how to set up and manage your Pinned Reports before beginning the Report Scheduler.

Length: 13:45

Dynamic Selection Reporting 4.3+

This course is designed for users of any FAST reporting application and will introduce them to the concepts and functionality inherent in the Dynamic Selection Reporting toolset. Participants will learn how to generate a population selection, how to import a selection from their own Excel spreadsheet, how to execute reports using their own Dynamic Selection criteria and how to upload the selection back to the ERP.

Length: 20:00

Advanced Options

This short video offers some tips on how to use the Advanced Options to customize your report data! We will take a look at FAST Finance Reporting but you can use these tools across all areas of FAST! We will look at how to hide columns, how to re-arrange columns, how to apply custom column filters and use the Advanced Options Tab on each report.

Length: 10:45

Student: Advanced Options and Pinned Reports

This course is intended to bring end users further into the reporting tool functionality and includes how to find and make use of the Advanced Options Tab. We will also work through the steps of saving our report as a "Pinned Report", and then illustrate how to find your Pinned Report to re-run in the future. We will also demonstrate how to modify or delete your Pinned Report.

Length: 17:02

Grouping V4.3.04+

This video will walk all end users through the use of Grouping in your FAST reporting. We will cover demos from FAST Student using grouping "counts" and FAST Finance using grouping "sum". This tutorial can be applied to all FAST applications and is designed to give an overview of the Grouping function to show you the different options available. Grouping is a great way to summarize or aggregate your data and display your report detail in a different way, quickly and easily!

Length: 11:00

Student: Using Cross Tabs

This video will explain and demonstrate how to use the Cross Tab feature and advanced functionality in any of your Student reporting. This course is intended for all end users within the FAST Student application.

Length: 12:45

Student: How to Approve Student Grades

This course will demonstrate how to locate and approve student grades that have been submitted at the end of each term. This course will cover the academic department's role in approving the grades before they are sent to the Registrar's Office.

Length: 7:00

Student: Dashboards and Graphing

This course offers an introduction to the Student Dashboard and will demonstrate how to create a basic graph using your report data. We will then add the new graph to the dashboard and show users how to manage the dashboard effectively by creating multiple dashboards and attaching a variety of charts, graphs and grids to each one.

Length: 24:05

Adding Column level customization

This video will demonstrate the various ways you can modify and customize the look and feel of any reporting page for your own personal use. We will look at applying column sort orders, applying custom column filters to refine your data and also at how to hide certain columns from your final report. These tools can be applied to any report in any FAST application and are end user driven; they are not global changes, but rather just for the benefit and use of the different end user needs' that your employees may have.

Length: 14:30

Virtual Columns: Course 1

Welcome to the wonderful world of Virtual Columns! In FAST 4.3.06+ you can now create virtual columns using existing column data or creating calculated formulas to create brand new information! This first course will take a look at how to create and manage your own Virtual Column by combining the content of two existing report columns!

Length: 14:35

Virtual Columns 2: Creating Calculated Columns

Welcome to the wonderful world of Virtual Columns! Part 2 in our Virtual Column Series will walk you through an introduction to creating calculated virtual columns; that is, columns based on a formula or equation to produce your own custom column in your FAST report!

Length: 10:00

Virtual Columns: Troubleshooting Errors

Welcome to the wonderful world of Virtual Columns! This short tutorial in our VC series will walk you through how to troubleshoot your Virtual Column if you accidentally create a flawed formula that causes your report to fail. Keep calm and watch on!

Length: 7:30


General: Dashboards and Graphing

This course is intended to cover the basic principles of advanced Dashboards and Graphing in any of the FAST reporting applications. Students will learn how to create, manage and organize their own Dashboards and then learn how to create a basic graph from a typical reporting page. To do this, we will cover the Advanced Options and the fundamentals of changing the look and feel of reports to aggregate the data in a different way. We will cover how to build graphs and grids to make available for quick and easy access on the dashboard of your choice.

Length: 38:41

Dynamic Selection Reporting 4.2

This video is going to take the fear out of using dynamic selection reporting! We will break it down in two examples using both FAST Student and FAST HR and show you how to create dynamic selections using FAST reports or importing an Excel spreadsheet right into FAST! This tool allows you to run an existing dataset against another report in FAST. This is considered an advanced feature but one that has a ton of important uses throughout your FAST applications!

Length: 17:30