Discoverer Plus - Sorting
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Note: You can also sort a column by selecting Tools—>Sort from the menu bar.
Group Sort Output
You can apply group sort to a sort column. For example, if you are have 50 lines of expenditures on an Award, selecting Group Sort will cause the project number to show only on the first of the 50 lines, and subsequent Awards’ expenditures in the same report will also be grouped.
You can group the information according to the values in one or more items. For example, you can group sort by Award and by Project.
Items in the Page Items position must be moved down to the Column Heading position in order to be available in the Sort Table list.
The example below is taken from GA Project Reconciliation Report. In this case both project number and project name had to be moved to the column heading position before the sort. That is because the Page Items position is a sort.
Add a new item (column) to the sort table
In this example:
The sort table options are as follows:
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