Oracle Forms and Reports Online Training Course Content

Introduction to PL/SQL


Describe the building blocks of PL/SQL and its environment
Explain the benefits of the basic components of PL/SQL structures
Explain the benefits of packages over stand-alone procedures and functions
Create various types of triggers
Create and use procedures

PL/SQL Structures
Stored Procedures
Overview of Developer/2000

Navigate the menus and toolbars of the development environment
Describe the features available for editing and debugging an application
Explain the features that provide object-orientation, product integration, and OLE2 support

Introducing Oracle Applications
The Windows Interface
The Object Navigators
Setting Object Properties
Introducing the Layout Editors
Working with Objects in the Layout Editor
Introducing the PL/SQL Editors
Getting Help
Object Orientation and OLE2
Forms 4.5 and Reports 2.5

Develop a Forms application, a menu, and a library
Use the PL/SQL Editor in Oracle Forms
Develop tabular and master/detail reports
Use the Data Model Editor, Parameter Form Editor, and Program Unit Editor in Oracle Reports

Overview of Oracle Forms
Introducing Forms Designer
The Layout Editor
The PL/SQL and Menu Editors
Creating Forms Objects and Libraries
Overview of Oracle Reports
Introducing Reports Designer
The Reports Designer Editors
Displaying Report-Style Formats
Graphics 2.5 and Procedure Builder 1.5

Develop a pie chart and a column chart
Use the Chart Template Editor in Oracle Graphics
Develop functions, procedures, packages, and database triggers
Use the Database Trigger Editor in Oracle Procedure Builder

Overview of Oracle Graphics
Introducing Graphics Designer
The Layout Editor
The Chart Template and Program Unit Editors
Displaying Chart Types
Overview of Procedure Builder
Introducing Procedure Builder
The Procedure Builder Editors
Debugging PL/SQL Program Units
Developer/2000 Applications

Create Oracle Forms templates containing visual attributes, property classes, a toolbar, and triggers
Use OLE2 in your application
Use Visual Basic Custom Controls to enhance your application
Create Oracle Reports templates containing standard headers, trailers, and margin items
Create break, drill-down, and integrated application reports using templates and OLE2
Add buttons and PL/SQL to drill-down into a detail report
Create a report trigger for auditing

Developing Oracle Forms Applications
Developing Oracle Reports Applications
Developer/2000 Integration
Create a parameter-driven display
Pass parameters from Oracle Forms to Oracle Graphics
Create a format trigger to conditionally modify a chart
Import an image file
Create multiple environments for development, testing, demonstration, training, and production
Recognize GUI styles and standards
Optimize memory, disk space, and performance
Insert OLE2 objects into an Oracle database Topics
Developing Oracle Graphics Applications
Integration and Deployment in the Windows Environment