Report Builder | Matrices exercise | Matrix with subtotals and conditional formattting

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Software ==> Report Builder  (42 exercises)
Version ==> RB 3 or RB 2016
Topic ==> Matrices  (4 exercises)
Level ==> Harder than average
Subject ==> Report Builder training
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Create a matrix comparing the number of Oscar nominations and the number of Oscars actually won (see the notes below!):

Report Builder 3.0 exercise - Matrices (image 1)

Lots of things to watch out for here!

Some notes to help you:

  • The matrix is filtered to omit films scoring no nominations
  • You should colour pink boxes where the number of wins exceeds the number of nominations (this should never happen!).  The pink box shows an error in the underlying database.
  • Set the Hidden property of each cell of the matrix to be True if the number of values in the cell is 0

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