Use the General tab of the Configuration Manager 2007 Report Properties dialog box to specify the general information about the report, modify the SQL statement for the report, and create one or more report prompts. The General tab contains the following elements:


Specifies the name for the report. The report name is required and must be unique.

Specifies the category for the report. Categories are case sensitive, and unless a new category is being created for the report, it is recommended that the category be selected from the Category drop-down list. If the category name is entered so that it is not identical to the name in the drop-down list, a new category will be created.
Display in Computer Details

Specifies whether the report will appear on the Computer Details page of Report Viewer. This setting is available only to reports that have one or no report prompts configured.

Specifies a description for the report. This is an optional field that helps to describe the purpose of the report.
SQL statement

Specifies the SQL statement used to retrieve the report data. Click Edit SQL Statement to modify the SQL statement.
Edit SQL Statement

Opens the Report SQL Statement dialog box, where the SQL statement can be modified and report prompts can be created or modified.

Saves the changes, and exits the dialog box.

Exits the dialog box without saving any changes.

Saves the changes, and remains in the dialog box.

Opens the help topic for this tab of the dialog box.

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