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Welcome to our blog of scribbles and musings designed to share with YOU our insights, knowledge and experience from training, designing and writing reports using Crystal Reports, SQL Server Reporting Services and Crystal Dashboarding (Xcelsius) for our customers.

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How do I Calculate the Current month Start and End Dates in Crystal Reports?

A client recently asked me How do I calculate the start and end date of the current month in Crystal Reports?

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How Do I Sort the Group Summary in Crystal Reports?

A client recently asked How do I sort a report by the group summary in descending order in Crystal Reports?

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The Secret to my Institute of IT Training Award Success Part II

A number of people have asked what does it take to be an IITT award winner? So here is the second part on my take on how to bag yourself some much sort-after silverware.

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Are the Days of Community Social Responsibility and/or Volunteering Numbered?

I am not sure what David Cameron's Big Society is about, I am not even sure that 'Call me Dave' even knows, but if we are ALL going to get through the next couple of years, we all need to muck in within the community.

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How Do I Create a Custom Colour Traffic Light System in Crystal Reports?

A client recently asked me How can I get the orange or amber colour, in Crystal Reports?

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