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Oracle APEX 4.2 Reporting by Vishal Pathak

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Important features of the interactive report

Let's first have a look at the out of the box features of APEX, and we will then continue our quest to make things better.

The following is a screenshot of a typical IR. We will now talk about the Actions menu and the Search functionality of IRs.

Important features of the interactive report

The Search functionality

The components that implement this feature include a drop-down menu to select a column if we want to search only a single column, a text box to enter the string to be searched, and a Go button to let us search for the entered text. These items are highlighted in the previous screenshot.

There was a Search functionality in classic reports ...

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