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Multiple user inputs report [message #645157] Sat, 28 November 2015 00:23 Go to next message
snsiddiqui
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Dear All,

I want to create a report with department, employee and month parameters but I want to give option to user to select any single department or all departments or select more than one department.

Kindly advise me, how?
Re: Multiple user inputs report [message #645187 is a reply to message #645157] Sat, 28 November 2015 05:16 Go to previous message
Littlefoot
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Reports' Parameter Form can't do that, so you'll have to develop your own solution.

If you, for example, call that report from Forms, you could create a data block based on the "departments" table and let users mark (with a checkbox) departments they are interested in. Report would then look at that table and display only values that are checked.

Or, if you call the report from an Apex application, a shuttle item might be a good idea. Its output is a colon-delimited string (so you'd have to parse it in report in order to display desired values).
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