Solved

Charting against a timeline.

Posted on 2002-06-07
5
588 Views
Last Modified: 2010-08-05
Ok - Hope I phrase this in a way which is understandable (am new-ish to Crystal Reports)

Version is 8.5

Have some data which contains sales opportunites with a variety of different dates -

Phase1 Start
Phase1 Finish
Phase2 Start
Phase2 Finish
etc..

I want to produce a chart which shows along one axis the name of the sales opportunity, then along the other axis a timeline - actual graph should then show various dates along timeline for each phase of an opportunity - A litle like a Gantt chart?

I am having real problems creating any chart against a timeline - keep getting a count of dates instead of the actual dates.

If this is not possible in a chart can I do it with a Cross-Tab Rpt? Still get this problem working with multiple date fields along one timeline..

Ideas anyone??

Any help would be gratefully appreciated

OHoll

0
Comment
Question by:OHoll
  • 3
5 Comments
 
LVL 100

Accepted Solution

by:
mlmcc earned 100 total points
ID: 7061904
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:OHoll
ID: 7061994
Thanks - will check those out and get back to you
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:OHoll
ID: 7066517
mlmcc - None of these links contain reports that offer an example like the one I am after - Really need to be plotting multiple date fields on one axis. Am going to try creating a formula field which takes date1 or date 2 or date 3 etc... then using this on one axis - Do you think this will work?
0
 
LVL 2

Expert Comment

by:pradeepkgupta
ID: 7071246
What are your columns and what type of data is there in them. Please give few sample rows for which you want to plott the graph.

-PKG
0
 
LVL 1

Author Comment

by:OHoll
ID: 7313816
Reckon you may as well have the max points on this as u provided only attempt at an answer!

Cheers.

OHoll
:-)
0

Featured Post

Announcing the Most Valuable Experts of 2016

MVEs are more concerned with the satisfaction of those they help than with the considerable points they can earn. They are the types of people you feel privileged to call colleagues. Join us in honoring this amazing group of Experts.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

There have always been a lot of questions related to when Crystal Reports evaluates report components (such as formulas, summaries, cross-tabs, charts, to name a few examples). Crystal Reports uses a two-pass reporting process to provide greater …
Hello everyone, Hope you find this as helpful as we did. We have on the company I work for an application built in Delphi V with Crystal Reports 8. We all know that Crystal & Delphi can be temperamental sometimes and the worst thing is, nearly…
Email security requires an ever evolving service that stays up to date with counter-evolving threats. The Email Laundry perform Research and Development to ensure their email security service evolves faster than cyber criminals. We apply our Threat…
Finds all prime numbers in a range requested and places them in a public primes() array. I've demostrated a template size of 30 (2 * 3 * 5) but larger templates can be built such 210  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7) or 2310  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7 * 11). The larger templa…

828 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question