EDDIE/Web Intelligence Rich Client - Formatting - Conditional Formatting Using Alerts

How to use conditional formatting in Web Intelligence.

You can set up conditions that will automatically format the data in your Web Intelligence documents to alert you to, for example, when values fall below or above specific thresholds, or when certain strings appear.

  • Make sure you are in Design mode (ALT+2).
  • In the Analyze section of the Toolbar, click More and select Formatting Rules.

More icon and formatting rules

  • The Manage Formatting Rules window appears. Click Add Rule icon in the bottom right corner.

Manage formatting rules window

  • In the Create Rule window, you'll name your rule, add the condition (Expense Amt >= $5,000,000, in this example), and configure the formatting of the cell contents for cells that meet your condition.

Create rule window

  • The conditional formatting defaults to red text, but changes to the displayed value, text, background and border are all possible by clicking the Format button.

Formatting rules display window

  • Here is the formatting used in a cross table.

Formatting in a table

KeywordsAITS, business objects, formatting, alert, Web Intelligence Rich Client   Doc ID41881
OwnerAlex H.GroupUniversity of Illinois System
Created2014-07-16 10:38:51Updated2023-02-16 17:31:16
SitesUniversity of Illinois System
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