Data-Powered Document Design within the Microsoft® Office Environment
Report Designer - Office Edition is a free-form design environment built on Microsoft® Office. Installed as add-ins for Word, Power Point and Excel it merges the mature document design capabilities of Microsoft Office with Windward's powerful data tags to create a design environment that speeds report creation and puts the power of data-powered documents in the hands of business users as well as developers.
Report Designer Office Edition offers the power and familiarity of Microsoft Office applications plus...
- Connect to all major data sources – SQL, XML, JSON and more
- Multiple data sources and types supported in a single template
- User defined variables
- Supports complex logic properties for advanced users
- Charts, graphs, tables
- Query Wizards for easy access to all of your data sources
- User defined reusable components
- Templates within templates
- See more below...
Report Designer - Office Edition is an add-in for MS Office applications. This is very good news for developers, designers and business users! The combination of MS Office's rich feature set with Windward's industry-leading data tools provides an unmatched (and far too many to list) number of features that make data-powered document generation a snap!
Here are just a few:
- Add-Ins for MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint
- Precision Design Control - pages, elements, fonts, colors, rotation, effects, spacing...
- Data Tags: Out, Chart, ForEach, If, Import, Link, Query, Set, Bookmark, Switch(Case)
- Unlimited User Defined Variables
- Data Source/Field Viewer (Data Bin)
- Data Tag Viewer (Tag Tree)
- Reusable Elements (PODs) - user defined, elements and data connections
- Interactivity - link, drill, sort, filter, pivot...
- Query Creation Wizard
- Connect to Data Sources From Within the Report Designer Environment
- PDF, PDF/A, and PDF/UA (universal accessibility) support
- Charts, Graphs, Text, Images, Tables, Shapes...
- Collaboration and Workflow - change tracking, comments...
- Restrict Editing and Formatting - element locking and password protection
- Templates Within Templates - for powerful reusability and workflow
- Embedded Objects
- Error Validation and Verification Alerts and Tools
- XML Schema Builder - use only the data you need
- Spelling and Grammar Tools
- Multi-Language Support
- Automatic font substitution
- SQL Select and DB Connection Debugger
- Multi-Page Documents - content and element flow across pages
- Document Structure Control - sections, chapters, table of contents
- Live-Data Document Preview
- Input Parameters for Dynamic/Unique Document Output
- Global Cascading Style and Format Control
- Transform any Document into a Data-Powered Document Template
- Conditional Logic - if/then, data calculations and transformations
- Advanced Equations - formulas and functions
- Digital Signatures, QR & Bar Codes, Maps and more via 3rd Party App Add-Ins