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Db2 Web Query

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WebQuery SUM for duration of time

We have discussed in the forum how to make a sum for a duration of time. We heard that this is not possible in webquery now.A lot of people would need this functionality.So pleas provide the possibility to make a sum over a duration of ca...
about 7 years ago in IBM i / Db2 Web Query 10 Delivered

Define Fields - Cannot Successfully Edit & Save

We need the ability to edit a define field and include within it a new define field just created. However, it doesn't work because the new define field is not sequentially above the define field being edited within the text editor source. The prog...
over 7 years ago in IBM i / Db2 Web Query 1 Delivered

Parameter Optional - Allow Usage w/o Linked Reports

The optional parameters only show up on Auto Prompt screen if there are other non-optional parameters setup. These need to show up even if there are no other parameters. Use Case: On a report we need the ability to use the optional prompt by itsel...
over 7 years ago in IBM i / Db2 Web Query 2 Delivered

WebQuery sort order for Filter in IA-Reports

In InfoAssist-Reports (fex-files) it is not possible to define a sort order for Filters. It is only available in HTML-Reports but not in Info Assist.A option to define a sort order would be very useful. Use Case: In InfoAssist-Reports (fex-files) ...
almost 8 years ago in IBM i / Db2 Web Query 6 Delivered

WebQuery color for subtotal line

Configure a subtotal line in another color is not possible in Info-Assist.Manual edit of fex-file with the following statement will work:TYPE=SUBTOTAL, SIZE=9, STYLE=BOLD, COLOR=RED, $ It would be very useful if this can be done in Info-Assist usi...
almost 8 years ago in IBM i / Db2 Web Query 3 Delivered

DB2 WebQuery print PDF

we do printing using the pdf-viewer. because we can view the report firstand if needed we can print the report. additional the pdf prining function does autofit thereport to the pageformat of the printer. this means - if the report has pagesize A3...
almost 8 years ago in IBM i / Db2 Web Query 5 Delivered

Enhance funtionality for RUNWQFEX command

Add all email distribution options that are available on the DB2WQ BI Portal as optional parameters. In addition to server, there are SSL, TLS, User and Password. Use Case: From the command line, I need to run a DB2WQ report and email it to a list...
almost 8 years ago in IBM i / Db2 Web Query 3 Delivered