Add a Data Element Column

This tutorial describes how to add a data element column to a report in Report Generator. The example adds a column for "air temperature maximum" using a Value Type of Previous Year's Value.

  1. Open Report Generator. The application will open with the Mt. Hood Test Site selected (the default).
  2. Select the Create/Modify Report tab.
  3. In the Select Columns pane, select the Data tab.
  4. Under Element, select "air temperature maximum."
  5. Under Value Type, select "Previous Year's Value."
  6. Select the Add button to add the element to the Manage Selected Columns list.
  7. Ensure the element "air temperature maximum" with a value type of "Previous Year's Value" appears at the bottom of the Manage Selected Columns list.

This completes the Add a Data Element Column tutorial. Now, it's time to add a metadata column to a report.

Proceed to the Add a Metadata Column tutorial