About the course

This course will guide you through the process of creating and managing Generic Inquiries (GI) in MYOB Advanced. GI is a built-in reporting tool that can be used to help you analyse and interpret important information captured in MYOB Advanced by allowing you to:

  • Create on-screen reports
  • Export data from MYOB Advanced to Microsoft Excel or other Business Intelligence (BI) Tools via OData
  • Create Dashboard items based on the result set of the GI
  • Create Pivot Tables based on the result set of the GI

This course will also review the impact of creating new GI, dashboard and pivot tables in relation to security management of these items.

Course Duration

2 days


  • Participants should be able to operate a computer using Microsoft Windows and Web Browsers
  • Basic MYOB Advanced Business navigational skills
  • Basic understanding of relational databases

Who should attend

This course is ideal if you:

  • Already use MYOB Advanced Business in your business
  • Are a “super user” of MYOB Advanced Business
  • Would like to take a more hands-on approach to modify and extend existing on-screen reports
  • Would like to manage and develop new GI, dashboards and pivot tables for your organisation

Course Agenda

Day 1

  • Understand how databases are structured
  • Identify different types of joins for database tables
  • Identify key tables and fields to be used on reports
  • Data Access Overview
  • Creating a Generic Inquiry
  • Publishing to OData
  • Publishing to MYOB Advanced Mobile App

Day 2

  • Dashboard Overview
  • Creating and Managing Dashboards
  • Pivot Tables Overview
  • Creating and Managing Pivot Tables
  • Security Access Rights Overview
  • Defining Access Rights for New Generic Inquiries, Dashboard and Pivot Tables

Course Cost

The course is $1600 excluding GST.

Cancellation Policy:

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