How to perform calculations across different data sources/databases Imagine, you have a CRM database that contains all your customer and sales information and you have a different database that stores your GL and ERP data. Now add some complexity to …

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Once you launch Infocaptor, you can click on the connect button. In this example we are using the northwind sample database Click on connect Once connected it will open the Option wizard Since there is no dashboard open, the "Build …

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In this article we will take an Excel source containing scorecard information and convert into dials and speedometer charts. We will also create few bar trending charts. Consider the below sample data Source File: You can download the excel file …

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Sometimes, due to some improper setup of Microsoft Excel or incomplete components for Microsoft Office, direct connection to Excel files may not be possible. Please follow these steps before going forward http://support.microsoft.com/kb/209805 Verify that the Regsvr32.exe file is in the …

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You can connect the Dashboard to MS Access using the ODBC and defining the DSN source. This method is described in this section Access Dashboards using ODBC and DSN Within InfoCaptor, you can connect directly to the access mdb file …

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We already have a detailed tutorial on how to setup InfoCaptor on the web-server and we receive lot of requests on how to setup or put the dashboards on the web. This server setup guide is quite comprehensive and requires …

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