My users are not always sure what they are selecting when asked for a Parameter.  Can I supply a description to the Parameter as guideline?

Yes, you can add a short description to the Parameter field.  When the field gets populated the description will be replaced.


1. Add a Parameter to your report by clicking the Parameters tab and clicking Add.

2. Choose the Filter Fields en click OK.

3. Enter your brief description and click OK.

4. When running your report you will be able to view a short description.

5. As soon as you Lookup the value, the field will be populated with the correct value.