Looking for an idea of how to document the purpose of the report

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I find that I am creating a lot of different reports and I would love to be able to have a "Report Purpose" statement somewhere so that we know what the goal of that particular report is. Any ideas?

I am in the learning stages so we are trying many things out and I want to be able to document the purpose. I thought maybe in Page Summary but then realized that is not a function in reports (logical) and I cannot add a row that states the purpose so I am stumped.

Thank you so much for any ideas.

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  • Andrée Starå
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    Hi @Juli Peers

    I hope you're well and safe!

    Could you add it as a note on one row that always is included in the report already?

    Would that work/help?

    I hope that helps!

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  • Juli Peers
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    Thank you, Andree (sorry I do not have an e with an accent ;)! Interesting idea and maybe I just haven't clued in enough. If I put a "Report Purpose" row in my sheet I am thinking it will not always come into my report because I am filtering on different things each time. Is there something I may be missing in your idea?