Managing a table with lots of fields can become difficult. Naming your fields with a common nomenclature can make it easier. For example, putting the section name in the first portion of the field name so that common fields are grouped together alphabetically. However, this can make the column heading on reports less than ideal. Address this with custom column headings.
Give your report columns user friendly headings.
In this short tutorial, I walk you through three things you need to optimize your report column headings for your users.
The column properties is a little gem you’ll be sure to use time and time again!
FROM THE VIDEO: “...I won't be able to access the column properties from the table home page. So, I'll first need to open the report that I want to modify. For this example, I want to change the ‘theme_name’ heading to just say ‘themes’. Hovering over the heading, a down arrow is revealed. When expanded I can now access the column properties. I can now enter the new name for my column and click OK...”
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