How do I use Cognos Analytics? (Job Aids)Share & Print
These tutorials assist in using Cognos Analytics version 11, the Business Intelligence and Reporting system at Wayne State University. You have the ability to stop/pause, rewind and fast forward the video using the control panel at the bottom of the video screen.
How to Log In and Log Out
Describes the multiple methods used to log in to Cognos.
Illustrates the Portal Page, also known as the WSU Main Portal Page or the Welcome Portal.
How to Search for Content
Describes the various ways users may search Cognos content like reports and dashboards.
How to Use and Navigate Folders
Describes how to create, rename, copy or move folders.
How to Execute a Report
Describes how to run a report.
How to Create a Report View
Describes why and how views are created.
How to Subscribe to a Report
Describes why and how users may subscribe to reports.
How to Schedule a Report
Describes how to schedule a report from a report view.
My Schedule and Subscriptions
Describes how to modify or preview a summary
of your schedules.
Report Run AS - FOREGROUND
Illustrates the "Run As" function where the report executions occurs in the foreground.
Report Run AS - BACKGROUND-NOW
Illustrates the "Run As" function where the report execution occurs in the background.
Report Run AS - BACKGROUND-LATER
Illustrates the "Run As" function where the report execution occurs in the background for a later date/time.