Prior to this enhancement, calculated fields could be created in Custom Reports but were not available in Reporting 2.0. In addition, only eight functions were available, and they were only aggregate functions.
As part of a post release patch for the May '20 release, calculated fields can be created in Reporting 2.0. The calculated fields user interface (UI) in Reporting 2.0 offers a cleaner, simplified look. Additional calculation functions have been added, and every function includes use examples.
Detailed information for creating and utilizing calculated fields will be available in Online Help in a post-release patch.
The calculated fields functionality will be available in a post-release patch for all portals with Reporting 2.0 enabled.
As part of the May '20 release, Reporting 2.0 is now Generally Available and will be enabled automatically for all clients who did not self-enable Reporting 2.0 prior to the May '20 release. See Reporting 2.0 - General Availability.
The following new permission will apply to this functionality:
|PERMISSION NAME||PERMISSION DESCRIPTION||CATEGORY|
|Reporting - Manage Global Calculated Fields||
Grants the ability to publish calculated fields to all users, as well as edit and delete Global Calculated Fields. This permission cannot be constrained.
For more information about Reporting 2.0 permissions and to see the list of permissions, see the following: