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Host Report Writing for Sequel


This instructor-led course focuses on how to write professional reports with Viewpoint Host Report Writer. It offers a comprehensive introduction to Host Reports, from building basic reports to more sophisticated reporting tasks.

Topics include:

  • An overview of Host Report Writer
  • The 4-step New Report Wizard
  • Control of line placement & spacing
  • Field positioning & attribute control
  • Calculation elements
  • Output options
  • PDF overlays

The class is designed for Viewpoint designers who need to create or maintain Host Reports.  Students are expected to know how to create simple views in Viewpoint.


  • A high-speed Internet connection
  • A screen resolution of 1024 x 768 or higher
  • Current versions of Sequel and Viewpoint
  • A workstation with dual monitors or a projector to display the teacher’s screen
  • View design authority and experience (including simple variables)
  • Access to Viewpoint during class for hands-on exercises
  • An IBM i user library where class objects can be saved
  • Access to all objects (files and views) in the SEQUELEX library

This class follows a blended approach to learning that includes:

  • Presentation and live demonstrations
  • Hands-on activities on your own system
  • Participant interaction with trainers during sessions
Available On Demand
This training is available on-demand.

Event dates and times are calculated from your device's UTC (Coordinated Universal Time) offset.
Available On Demand
$1,050 (up to 4 students)
3 hours (1 session)