A short while ago we got the following anonymous message via our contact form on the ByWater website: By allowing people to block which staff members are allowed to write reports you are limiting the customer service of your product. Please discuss this with anybody you sell your product to […]
If you have taken a look at the Koha Reports Library page you’ve seen some interesting report syntax that you know works when you plug it into the Reports editor in Koha but may not be linguistically clear when reading the SQL. In my last posting I reviewed Joins and […]
Koha offers its users a very strong reporting tool. In reports you can quite easily create your own SQL queries to pull your own data out of Koha. If you’ve taken advantage of the Koha Reports Library you’ve probably run across some fairly complex jargon in some of the SQL […]
The video will give you a very handy tip for generating a branch pull down on custom reports. As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just let me know and I’ll add it to my list of things to record.
Reports in Koha are powerful – but runtime parameters make them even more so. This video will show you how to use runtime parameters in Koha reports to force reports to ask you for values before it runs. As always, if you have an idea for a video, please just […]
In my role as documentation manager I have been adding comments to the MySQL structure for Koha to help report writers figure out which fields contain what data. You can see some comments by scrolling through the database structure and looking for the bits that start with a double dash […]