Creating a Report Template
Concept Procedure Quick Reference

If you run a Report query, the report template specifies the information to write to an external file.

To create a report template

  1. Click Home tabData panelDefine Query. At the Command prompt, enter adequery.
  2. In the Define Query dialog box, under Query Mode, click Report.
  3. Click Options.
  4. In the Output Report Options dialog box, specify the information to include in the report.

    Click Expression and select the item to include.

    You can edit the expression box to add a calculation to the variable. For example, you can edit an area dot variable to reflect the scale of a map.

  5. To associate a range with the expression, select the range table name from the Range list. To define a range table, click Ranges.
  6. Click Add to add each expression to the Report Template list.
  7. Select Process Sub-Objects to create a line in the report for each component of an object, for example, polyline vertices or centroids, links, and nodes in a polygon topology.
  8. Select Apply Transformation to apply a transformation to the values displayed report.

    If you have used either a coordinate system transformation or a simple transformation in the current map, you must select this option to apply the transformation to the values in the report.

  9. Specify a name and location for the output report file.
  10. Click OK to close the dialog box.