Showing images dynamically (traffic light report)
In Chapter 2, Advanced Report Authoring, we created a report in the Formatting negative values recipe. This report shows the month-on-month difference in sales quantity.
Business wants to give this report a "dashboard" look by putting traffic light images (red, yellow, and green) in each row based on whether there is a rise in sales or a fall.
We will use the report based on the Formatting negative values recipe in Chapter 2, Advanced Report Authoring for this recipe.
Open that report in Cognos Report Studio and save a copy with a new name.
Please note that you will need administrator rights on the Cognos server to complete this recipe. If the server is installed on your personal machine, ...