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let's say we have a drill down type report and in the first column there are 2 entries
- online sales
- off line sales

the next column has regions
- north
- east
- south
- west

If I click on "south" in the online category, the result shows the data from south for online, but the screen gives no reminder that it represents only online sales (vs. offline)

I did some research both here and in the manuals but have not figured out how to modify the headers or add a new header. It is a plain OLAP enabled report listing which fields should be drill down.

hints, tips, chapter numbers, etc, welcome and appreciated

thank you

Richard


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Richard,

You could try using fieldname spot markers in the headings or amper variables.


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Richard,

Make sure you are passing "BOTH" in your drill.

Let's say Online/Offline are N1, AREA is N2, and, N2 is the drill:

  
TYPE=DATA,
     COLUMN=N2,
     FOCEXEC=app/program.fex(COL1=N1 AREA=N2),
$


Hope this helps...

Tom


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