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PHT Hands-On Workbook

Generating Reports

Objective: Become familiar with the report wizard for the PHT tool.

Specifics: The PHT tool provides a report wizard to quickly visualize the PHT analysis results.

Use: The report wizard provides a library of predefined report templates and options to quickly create a variety of charts based on a PHT analysis.

Tasks:

  1. Launch the Report Wizard and select the options to create a report.
  2. Create a statistical chart and save it to the chart template library.
  3. Load a chart from the chart template library.
  4. Create a thematic GIS Map.
  5. Browse and view the reports created by the wizard and managed by the Study.
A screen shot shows the PHT Results tab under the Study tool where the user can select the Generate Report button to activate the report wizard. The pane shows the PHT Results folder and its contents. A screen shot shows the PHT Report Wizard window where the user can enter a report title and select a PHT Analysis. Under the Wizard tab, the user can select statistical chart and thematic map for the report, theme, thresholds, options, and whether the report uses individual value or value range.
A screen shot shows the RSL by Surface Type window where the user may review the selected PHT results displayed in a formatted chart. A screen shot shows the popup window that displays the properties of the chart in the RSL by Surface Type window, where the user may customize the format and appearance of elements that make up the chart.
A screen shot shows the RSL by Surface Type window where the user may use the Save button to save a copy of the chart format to the template library. A screen shot shows the popup window associated with the Save option where the user can enter a descriptive name for the template.
A screen shot shows the PHT Results tab under the Study tool where the user can select the Generate Report button to activate the report wizard. A screen shot shows the Templates tab where the user can select different predefined chart templates and use the Generate button to complete the operation.
A screen shot shows the New Report window associated with the Generate Report operation, where the user can review the chart populated with data from the PHT result database.
A screen shot shows the PHT Results tab under the Study tool where the user can select the Generate Report button to activate the report wizard. A screen shot shows the PHT Report Wizard window where the user can select the Thematic Map option on the Wizard tab, and select the theme and thresholds to apply before generating the map.
A screen shot shows the window associated with the map generated by the PHT Report Wizard where the user can review the items used to complete the map as well as the data fields and entries from the database.
A screen shot shows the Charts pane under the Study tool where the user has selected the Charts tool to review the list of statistical charts created by the report wizard.
A screen shot shows the Maps pane under the Study tool where the user has selected the GIS Maps tool to review the list of GIS maps created by the report wizard.
Updated: 11/22/2013