SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2 Report Design Level 1

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  • Delivery Type: The Course is taken online
  • Length of Access: 1 year
  • Features: 24/7 Access, Real Instructors, Classroom Materials and Exercise Guides. Exam Prep and Instructor Support.
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Video Title
00: SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2 Report Design Level 1 - Course Introduction
12 min
1: Web Intelligence 4.2 Overview
29 min
2: The BI Launchpad Portal
8 min
2a: The BI Launchpad Portal Demo
26 min
3: Building the Query
9 min
3a: Building the Query Demo
22 min
4: Adding the Query Filters & Demo
16 min
5: Complex Filters
10 min
5a: Complex Filters Demo
22 min
6: Saving Documents
2 min
6a: Saving Documents Demo
6 min
7: Building a Query Exercise
23 min
8: Using the Speed Menu
3 min
8a: Using the Speed Menu Demo
20 min
9: Formatting the Report
3 min
9a: Formatting the Report Demo
15 min
10: Advanced Formatting
1 min
10a: Advanced Formatting Demo
7 min
11: Formatting the Report Exercise
18 min
12: Ranking and Breaking
5 min
12a: Ranking and Breaking Demo
21 min
13: Outlining and Sorting
3 min
13a: Outlining and Sorting Demo
13 min
14: Functions
5 min
14a: Functions Demo
22 min
15: Using Reporting Functions Exercise
22 min
16: Cell Formatting
3 min
16a: Cell Formatting Demo
19 min
17: Text and Variable Rules
8 min
17a: Text and Variable Rules Demo
12 min
18: Conditional Formatting Exercise
24 min
19: New Features
1 min
19a: New Features Demo
19 min
20: Report Block Types
6 min
20a: Report Block Types Demo
12 min
21: Creating Section Reports
4 min
21a: Creating Section Reports Demo
25 min
22: Creating Types of Report Blocks Exercise
15 min
23: Creating Charts Part 1
4 min
23a: Creating Charts Part 1 Demo
17 min
24: Creating Charts Part 2
4 min
24a: Creating Charts Part 2 Demo
7 min
25: Creating Charts Part 3
1 min
25a: Creating Charts Part 3 Demo
10 min
26: Creating Charts Exercise
22 min
27: Creating Complex Query Filters
8 min
27a: Creating Complex Query Filters Demo
18 min
28: Using Ands and Ors
5 min
28a: Using Ands and Ors Demo
9 min
29: Creating Complex Conditions Exercise
19 min
30: Intermediate Cross Tables Part 1
6 min
30a: Intermediate Cross Tables Part 1 Demo
15 min
31: Intermediate Cross Tables Part 2
5 min
31a: Intermediate Cross Tables Part 2 Demo
11 min
32: Creating and Formatting Cross Tables Exercise
14 min
33: Advanced Cross Tables Part 1
2 min
33a: Advanced Cross Tables Part 1 Demo
9 min
34: Advanced Cross Tables Part 2
2 min
34a: Advanced Cross Tables Part 2 Demo
10 min
35: Input Controls
5 min
35a: Input Controls Demo
23 min
36: Advanced Cross Tables Exercise
21 min
37: Conditional Formatting Part 1
6 min
37a: Conditional Formatting Part 1 Demo
13 min
38: Conditional Formatting Part 2
4 min
38a: Conditional Formatting Part 2 Demo
9 min
39: Conditional Formatting Exercise
22 min
Quiz: Overview
13 hrs 12 mins

Michael Ward

Michael Ward has over 10 years of experience with BusinessObjects.  He provides consulting and training services to customers throughout the world.  He is a frequently requested speaker at BusinessObjects User Group Meetings throughout North America.  Most recently, Michael presented at the BusinessObjects International User Group Meeting in Dallas, where he did 2 major presentations.  Michael Ward has over 26 years of FOCUS experience and over 25 years in consulting and training.  He has operating systems experience on a variety of platforms, including VM/CMS, MVS/TSO, VAX/VMS, AS/400, HP/UNIX, SQL/Server, PC/DOS, Windows NT/Server and many others.  For over three (3) years, from its inception, he was a presenter of a variety of topics at the Top Gun School for High Performance.  He taught all levels of FOCUS training classes, and was also a Train-The-Trainer.  Because of Michael’s extensive application experience and FOCUS technical skills, he provided high level consulting throughout the Midwest.  Michael has also worked with the FOCUS interface to DB2, SQL/DS, RDB, TERADATA, ORACLE, AS/400, and other products.  He is a certified ORACLE Master in Application Development.   He also has training and application experience in CACTUS/WebFOCUS.    

He has spoken to numerous FOCUS user groups throughout the country, and has also been heavily involved with training organizations throughout the Midwest.  Michael has done training presentations many times to the Detroit Area Trainers Association and the Northern Ohio Data Trainers Association.  He has also spoken at the national FUSE Conference several times.  At the 1993 FUSE Conference in Atlanta, Michael was voted “Best Session”.  He was the keynote speaker for the Detroit Area Trainers Association all day symposium several years ago.  He has received numerous references from customers throughout the country.  Michael holds a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Michigan.

Michael is a major supporter of Community Living Toronto, an organization that support  intellectually (and physically) challenged adults.  He sponsors annual overnight trips for groups from Toronto to attend various sporting events in the Detroit area, and helps cover the costs for the groups. 


System Requirements


  • In-house server capable of handling SAP BusinessObjects



  • SAP BusinessObjects installed on the server
  • 3 required exercise files downloaded and installed on the server(20 minute download), provided in the Course Materials tab


IMPORTANT NOTE: Only administrative level Server and BusinessObjects account access will have the security rights to install and setup the database files, the workshop files, connections and universes.

Course Materials

When you purchase this course you will receive access to these materials.

  • Student Guide
  • Exercise Guide
  • Quiz Guide
  • Workshop 1
  • Workshop 2
  • Exercise Databases
  • Exercise .lcmbiar File
  • WEBI Classware Installation Instructions
  • Webi Enhancements v4.2 SP8
  • Charting v4.2
  • New Features Addendum Webi v4.2 SP 8

Course Links

These links are activated when you purchase this course.

  • Course Survey


This course comes with a Transcript that tracks your progress. You can use your transcript to view and monitor your progress and when you complete the course, you can print or email the transcript.

Certificate of Completion

You will be awarded a Certificate of Completion when you finish this course. You will be able to print or email the certificate and share your accomplishment with everyone.

How to Take Your Exam

The SAP Certified Application Associate™ – SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2 Certification exam verifies your skills and knowledge of SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.2.  In the exam you are tested on your knowledge of maintaining queries and reports.


In the SAP Certified Application Associate exam you will be tested on your knowledge creating queries, report design, analysis of data and document sharing.  SAP recommends that you prepare for the exam through education courses and hands-on experience.  You are not allowed to use any reference materials when you are taking the exam and that includes no access to online documentation or to any SAP system.


GogoTraining’s two course series, SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence Report Design Level 1 and SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence Report Design Level 2 have been designed to cover all content that is included in the SAP recommended courses below:

  • Web Intelligence – Report Design I, BOW310 (SBOP Bi Platform 4.2)
  • Web Intelligence – Report Design II, BOW320 (SBOP Bi Platform 4.2)

The SAP Certified Application Associate™ – SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence 4.0 Certification exam is an 80 question exam and you may take up to 180 minutes (3 hours) to complete it. A passing mark is 63% or higher. The exam number is C_BOWI_42.


Topics Covered in the exam include:

  • Webl Formulas and Variables – 12%
  • Query Filters – 12%
  • Webl Query Creation and Usage – 12%
  • Webl Document Management – 8 to 12%
  • Webl Document Design – 8 to 12%
  • Hyperlinks in Webl Documents -  <8%
  • Drilling Functionality - <8%
  • Webl Document Formatting - <8%
  • Web Intelligence (Concepts) - <8%



Click on this link to find out more about the exam and to find exam locations.


QA Forum

When you purchase this course you will be able to use the QA Forum and have direct access to the instructor.