Ljzsoft Releases Ptreportgen V2.3

by Jack Liu - Date: 2007-06-28 - Word Count: 508 Share This!

LJZSoft announced the release of version 2.3 of PTReportGen, Report Generator for Microsoft PowerPoint.

What is PTReportGen?

PTReportGen is a report generator for Microsoft PowerPoint that outputs reports in Microsoft PowerPoint format. If you know how to use Microsoft PowerPoint and write SQL statements, you can use PTReportGen to create all kinds of reports as you need.

To create a report, PTReportGen need to read a report template file and a PTR file. The report template file is a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation that defines the layouts and formats of a report. The PTR file contains SQL statements and some information, and tells PTReportGen how to get data from database and how to put data into a report. First PTReportGen creates a blank report using the report template file, and then executes SQL statements in the PTR file to get data from database, and fills data into the report to generate the desired report in Microsoft PowerPoint format.

System Requirements

* Microsoft Windows 95, Windows 98, Windows NT, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003 or later.
* Microsoft Office 2000, Office XP, Office 2003 or later.

Main features

* Using Microsoft PowerPoint as your reporting tool
Just use Microsoft PowerPoint as your reporting tool. You design reports like layouts, formats and styles directly using Microsoft PowerPoint. And you will get reports in Microsoft PowerPoint spreadsheet format as a result. Microsoft PowerPoint is powerful, flexible and familiar. You do not need to buy and learn extra reporting tools.

* Making report template directly using Microsoft PowerPoint
The main advantage of using PTReportGen is based on the fact that all formatting is done directly in Microsoft PowerPoint. You can take full advantage of Microsoft PowerPoint including text formatting, tables, charts, pictures and graphics, drawing, headers and footers, preview and printing, VBA, macros, and more.

* Accessing to databases using SQL
PTReportGen executes SQL statements to extract data from database. Supports all type SQL: DML, DDL and DCL. Multiple SQL statements can be executed in one report building process. You can perform queries on databases, insert data into databases, and create database objects like tables. The power of SQL can be harnessed for maximum efficiency in reporting.

* Using ADO to access and manipulate data sources
Using ADO, PTReportGen can access and manipulate a wide variety of data sources such as Oracle, DB2, Sybase, Informix, Microsoft SQL Server, Teradata, MySQL, Microsoft Access, dBase.

* Supporting Windows mode and command line mode
PTReportGen supports Windows mode and command line mode. You can use the program to create reports directly, can also run the program from other application. Using PTReportGen Development Edition (PTReportCom), developers can integrate Microsoft PowerPoint into their application.

* Various reporting capabilities
PTReportGen provides various reporting capabilities including sorting data, grouping data, subreports, totaling and summarizing data, formatting, charting and pictures. It is easy to create simple reports, and, you can create complex reports.

Main Changes

* Determine the slide number dynamically.

About LJZsoft

LJZsoft was founded in 2003, and is located in Beijing China. LJZsoft has been providing Microsoft Office Reporting Tools.

Contact information

Support (support@ljzsoft.com)
Sales (sales@ljzsoft.com)
World Wide Web (http://www.ljzsoft.com)
Phone and FAX contact is not available.

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