While working with Brio, many similar questions are asked.
Cabri Ltd. instructor, Cathryn Lai, has recently begun documenting tricks
and techniques that can be helpful to you. Every couple of weeks these newscasts
are available to be delivered directly to your email box. To get on the mailing
list click here and put "Subscribe"
in the subject line.
Below are the most recent issues.
Running Brio from the Command Line - 5/17/04
Tasks that Process without hitting the Process button- 12/10/03
Footers in Reports- 10/6/03
Manipulating Minutes- 4/1/03
Creating Fiscal Year Information - 1/22/03
Saving Empty Documents - 10/2/02
19- Group Footers in the Free Form Report Section - 07/29/02
18- Drilling into a Concatenated Computed Column - 06/13/02
17- Limit Pop Up in the EIS Section - 04/22/02
16- Spotlighting in the Results Section - 02/27/02
15- Document Corruption - 01/10/02
14- Changing the Tab Order in an EIS Section - 11/19/01
13- Changing Topic Properties in the request line - 9/17/01
Vol 11- Physical Name in Topic Properties - 7/24/01
10- Are Limits Case Sensitive - 6/4/01
9- Displaying Months in Chronological Order in Charts - 4/24/01
8- Appending Queries - 3/13/01
7- Manipulating Dates - 2/8/01
6- Duplicating a Query - 1/9/01
5- Rounding Numbers - 11/16/00
4- Self Documenting Reports - 10/12/00
3- Dockable Toolbars and Command Lines - 9/15/00
2 - The Power of Data Functions - 8/29/00
1 - Add a Trend Line to a Chart - 8/14/00
Below are several links that Brio users may find useful.
Yahoo Brio Users Group or
MSN Brio Users Group
Brio users group bulletin boards with loads of Q and A. We
encourage you to check it out.
for websites (which has no relevance to Brio and EIS development.)
When you get to the website, scroll down to
the bottom, under obsolete manuals and
Netscape considers them obsolete
manuals because V1.5 is the current version but Hyperion/Brio
embedded V1.4 in their product.
The following are training
supplements from the Brio training classes that can be downloaded:
Advanced Brio Tricks and Techniques
for the Power User