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Bursting

The Bursting dialog helps you to edit a normal page report to become a bursting report. It appears when you select Report > Bursting.

Bursting dialog

The following are details about options in the dialog:

Enable Bursting Report

Specifies whether to enable the bursting options.

Schema Name

Lists the names of the bursting schemas for the report. Bursting schema defines how data is split and who receives a subset of the split data.

When a schema name is selected, the schema's bursting information is displayed in the Mapping and Recipient sections below. By selecting a schema name you can rename it.

Add

Creates a new bursting schema for the report. You need define the schema's Mapping and Recipient information.

Remove

Removes a selected schema from the Schema Name box.

Mapping

Specifies the relationship between the bursting key and recipient for the selected schema.

  • Bursting Key
    • Dataset
      Specifies a dataset used in the report based on which to set the bursting key. Multiple bursting schemas for a report can be based on same or different datasets in the report.
    • Bursting Key
      Specifies data fields in the specified dataset according to which to split report data.
  • Recipient
    • Data Source
      Specifies the data source that contains the recipient query.
    • Query
      Specifies the query from the selected data source which retrieves recipient addresses. Multiple bursting schemas for a report can be based on different recipient queries in the report.
    • Recipient Mapping Identifier
      Specifies a unique data field to map to each bursting key field. The available values are data fields in the specified query of the same data type as the bursting key.
  • Add button
    Adds a row to map another pair of bursting key and recipient.
  • Remove button
    Removes the row of mapping.

Recipient

Defines the formats of recipient addresses for the selected schema.

  • E-mail
    Specifies the data field that defines E-mail addresses.
  • FTP
    Specifies the data field that defines FTP addresses.
  • Disk
    Specifies the data field that defines file system directories.
  • Logi Report Server Version
    Specifies the data field that defines resource directories in the Logi Report Server resource system.
  • Logi Report Server User
    Specifies the data field that defines user addresses in the Logi Report Server security system.
    • User E-mail
      If the option is selected, the report result will be sent to e-mail addresses.
    • User Private Folder
      If the option is selected, the report result will be sent to the users' My Reports folders in the server resource tree and you are allowed to give a sub path.
      • Sub Path
        If the option is selected, you can specify a sub path in the My Reports folder and the report result will be sent to the sub path.
  • Logi Report Server Group
    Specifies the data field that defines group addresses in the Logi Report Server security system.
    • User E-mail
      If the option is selected, the report result will be sent to e-mail addresses.
    • User Private Folder
      If the option is selected, the report result will be sent to the group members' My Reports folders in the server resource tree and you are allowed to give a sub path.
      • Sub Path
        If the option is selected, you can specify a sub path in the My Reports folder and the report result will be sent to the sub path.
  • Logi Report Server Role
    Specifies the data field that defines role addresses in the Logi Report Server security system.
    • User E-mail
      If the option is selected, the report result will be sent to e-mail addresses.
    • User Private Folder
      If the option is selected, the report result will be sent to the role members' My Reports folders in the server resource tree and you are allowed to give a sub path.
      • Sub Path
        If the option is selected, you can specify a sub path in the My Reports folder and the report result will be sent to the sub path.

E-mail Settings

Enabled when E-mail or Logi Report Server User/Group/Role > User E-mail is selected in the Recipient section. Select it to access the E-mail Settings dialog to specify more e-mail information.

OK

Accepts all changes and closes the dialog.

Cancel

Does not retain any changes and closes the dialog.

Help

Displays the help document about this feature.

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