Converting visual reports to offline reports

You can convert a visual report to an offline report. An offline report is a static version of a visual report. Users can open the report and will always see the same data.

About this task

To create an offline report from a visual report:


  1. Open a visual report.
  2. Select Edit > Convert to Offline Report. All the queries for the visual report will be run and all the data that is needed to render the report will be retrieved.
  3. Save the offline report in the repository. You can not save the report in a file.
  4. To convert an offline report back to an online report, open the offline report and select Edit > Convert to Online Report.