In certain cases, you may need to include some additional constants (for example, exchange rates, inflation rates) in your model. Not all data values for the model have to be retrieved from the data source. Using the Financial Report Painter, you can supply data directly in the request. For related information, see Saving and Retrieving Intermediate Report Results.
Right-click anywhere in the row (except on the label) and select Data from the context menu.
The DATA dialog box opens at the General tab.
These entries are optional.
Enables you to specify a title for the DATA row in which the title will appear on the report. This entry is optional.
Lists the default label for the DATA row. You can replace the default row identification label with an explicit row label. The default label is retained internally.
The following options apply to individual rows in the report.
Creates a DATA row for use in a calculation, but does not display the row on the report. For details, see Suppressing the Display of Rows.
Posts the output of a DATA row to a work file. This data can then be used as though it were provided in a DATA row. For details, see Saving and Retrieving Intermediate Report Results.
Tip: You can also apply these formatting options from the Row Properties area above the matrix.