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IBM Cognos 8 Planning by Rich Babaran, Ned Riaz, Jason Edwards

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Working with the Contributor Web Client

The Contributor Web Client can be accessed by clicking on a web link to the application supplied by an administrator or through IBM Cognos Connection. The ABC Company application has been published as a package to a sub-folder in the Public Folders in IBM Cognos Connection. The e.List item can now be accessed through IBM Cognos Connection, for entering planning data.

Exploring the Contributor Web Client

In this section, we explain how to log on to the Contributor web client, and examine the workflow screen. We also show you how to open an application for entering plan data, and explore the menu bar and its buttons.

To log on to the Contributor web client:

  1. Open IBM Cognos Connection.
  2. Click on Launch.
  3. Click ...

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