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Editing a Report

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»Adding a Report
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»Copying Report
»Exporting in CSV format
»Showing SQL
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»Running a Snapshot Comparison
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HP Systems Insight Manager enables you to edit existing report configurations. You can save these updated report configurations over the existing report configuration, or you can save it as a new report configuration.

You must have full or limited configuration rights in order to create, save, edit, copy, or delete report configurations. In addition, you must have full configuration rights to view a license key. Users with no configuration rights can only run the report configurations.

You can also access the Manage Reports page from the HP Systems Insight Manager Home page, Manage section by clicking the Manage inventory reports link.

To edit an existing report:

  1. Select ReportsManage Reports.

  2. Select the report to edit and click [Edit]. The Edit Report section displays.

  3. Select target systems. Refer to Using Tasks - Creating a Task for more information.

  4. Click [Next].

    The Specify Parameters section is displayed.

    1. In the Select following items to show in report section, select all of the categories or items to be included in the report. You can click tree plus to expand a category and select specific items, and then click tree minus to collapse a category.

    2. When you have selected all items to include in the report, select one of the following options:

      • Show all systems in the same table. This option displays all categories and items selected in the Select items to show in report section in the report. The selected categories appear as tables, and the selected data items appear as column headers in the report. All systems appear in the same table.

      • Show each system in separate table. This option displays all categories and items selected in the Select items to show in report section in the report. The selected categories appear as tables, and all the selected data items appear as column headers. Each system displays in an individual table.

  5. To save over the existing report configuration, click [Save Report].

    Note: To save an existing report as a report with a new name, enter a new report name in the Report Name field and click [Save Report]. The new report is saved and added to the report list on the Manage Reports page.

    A dialog box is displayed asking you to confirm your intention to save the report. Click [OK] to save, or click [Cancel] to abort. If the report already exists, the overwrite report message appears. Click [Cancel] if you do not wanta to overwrite the existing report.

  6. To view the report, click [Run Report]. You can click [Prev] to return to the target selection page. You can click [Cancel] to abort the report creation process.

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» Reporting - Adding a Report
» Reporting - Exporting in CSV format
» Reporting - Showing SQL
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