Local Resource Usage Report

The Local Resource Usage Report lists how local resources are used within a specified form or how many times the resources are used. It can also be used to print a list of the unused local resources for a form. An option for the report allows you to remove the unused local resources from the dictionary.

To use the Local Resource Usage Report, open an editable dictionary and choose Local Resource Usage from the Reports menu. The Local Resource Usage window will appear.

  1. Select a series.

Select the series containing the form for which you want to print information about local resources.

  1. Select a form.

Select the form for which you want to print local resource information.

  1. Indicate the resource detail.

Use the Resource Detail drop-down list to indicate the information to include in the report. Choose one of the following options:

  1. Select a resource type.

From the Resource Type drop-down list, select the type of local resource for which you want to print information. The following is a list of the resource types you can select:


  1. Indicate whether to remove unused resources.

If you’re printing a list of unused resources, you can mark the Remove Unused check box to remove the unused resources.

  1. Select the resources to include in the report.

To include a single resource of the specified type, select the resource in the Resources list. To include all resources listed in the Resources list, mark the All Resources Listed check box.

  1. Print the report.

Click Print to print the report for the selected resources. The Report File Name dialog box will appear. Enter the name and location for the Local Resource Usage Report, then click Save.

If you’re listing unused resources and have marked the Remove Unused check box, any selected resources that are unused will be removed from the dictionary.

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