Writing Tools for GoldMine
are a few third-party products that have been developed that make
writing reports for GoldMine easier than with GoldMine’s built-in
report writer. Two of these
tools are MasterMine Software and Stonefield Query.
MasterMine, an add-on product available from MasterMine Software,
gives you the ability to create GoldMine- integrated reports simply.
Little training is required for report generation as reports are
generated in the familiar Excel environment. With MasterMine users
daily reports of activity in GoldMine
See information from many different angles to make
Easily change report parameters.
Segment the database with easy-to-create, easy-to-use
Make GoldMine Groups from any data segment, bypassing
filter- creation. Use groups to target e-mails, mailings,
field updates, and assign accounts to GoldMineusers.
Make tables, charts, graphs and lists in seconds.
Query is another reporting tool that can be used to easily generate
reports out of GoldMine. Stonefield Query works with a wizard that allows you to
generate ad-hoc listing reports. With
Stonefield Query you can quickly generate a
listing of your database contacts that match a specific criteria.
Once the report is generated the result can be exported to
Microsoft Excel, HTML, Microsoft Word, comma-delimited, PDF or other
types of files.
Query eliminates the need for users to create complicated table links
and the need to know table structures.
about which reporting tool will be right for you?
Beachwood Systems Consulting can analyze your needs and help you
to decide which product best fulfills your set of requirements.
Some things to keep in mind are that Mastermine reports work well
if you need to summarize or analyze your data whereas Stonefield Query
reports are best for ad hoc listing reports.
Please call us at (216) 823-1800 for further information on
Mastermine or Stonefield Query.