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Filtering and Exporting LEM Reports

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Use Select Expert to filter pre-configured reports in LEM Reports to quickly find events of interest. You can also export filtered reports to share, save, or run later.

Filter a report in the Reports console

  1. Open the Reports console on a computer configured to run reports. For more information, see Configure the LEM Reports Console.
  2. To filter an executed report (such as a scheduled report), click Open and open the report using the Open Report File window.

    To run a new report, select the report on the Settings tab, and then click Run to set the Start and End times for the report.

  3. On the View tab, examine the report to identify the value you want to use in your filter.

    Hover over any value in the report to view a tooltip that contains its complete field name as it is used in Select Expert.

  4. Click Select Expert to create your filter, and then click New.
  5. Select the field name noted above, and then click OK.
  6. Select an operator from the list on the left, and complete filling out the rest of the form.
  7. Repeat steps 2 through 6 for each field you want to use in your filter.
  8. Click OK.
  9. Examine your results and modify your Select Expert filter (if necessary).

Export and save a report in LEM Reports

  1. Open and filter the report.
  2. Click Export in the View tab.
  3. Select a format from the Format list.

    Select Crystal Reports (RPT) to filter the exported report further in the future.

    For more information, see Create a custom filtered report.

  4. Select Disk file from the Destination list, and then click OK.
  5. To set a page range for the exported report, select Page Range and enter From and To values.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Specify a folder and file name for the exported report.
  8. Click Save.


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16:35, 27 Jan 2017