To create a new report, choose Navigator. You can drag or paste content from the output pane into your report.. Minitab adds an empty report to the bottom of the
All new reports are named 'Untitled Report'. To rename, right-click the name in the Navigator and select Rename to enter a new name.
You can right-click a graph or table that is in a report and select Go to Original Graph or Go to Original Table to find the corresponding original output.
All report content must be contained within report rows. You can insert additional report rows to organize output. You can also add annotations to add titles, captions, and other information.
You can organize the content within your report with rows. Each table, graph, or annotation box must be inside a row. Right-click in the report and choose Insert Row. Minitab inserts the row at the end of the report, but you can drag and drop the row above previous rows.
You can add annotations to describe your report within the report rows. Right-click in the report row and choose Insert Annotation. Minitab inserts an annotation box at the end of the report, but you can drag and drop it within the row or to a different row.
You can easily rearrange the output in your reports. You can either move individual pieces of output or you can move entire rows. You can also easily move any annotation that you have added.
You can drag and drop an entire row, including all the output and annotations, or you can right-click in the row and use Move Next or Move Previous.
You can rearrange the tables and graphs that you have added, simply drag and drop the tables or graphs to a new insertion point, or right-click on the table or graph and use Move Next or Move Previous. You can also move the tables and graphs to a different row with drag and drop or use Move to Next Row and Move to Previous Row.
You can rearrange the annotation boxes that you have added, simply drag and drop to a new insertion point, or right-click on the box and use Move Next or Move Previous. You can also move the annotation boxes to a different row with drag and drop or use Move to Next Row and Move to Previous Row.
If you resize a graph in the output pane that is in an existing report, the graph in the report will not resize. However, if you resize a graph prior to sending to a report, the resized graph will be sent to the report. Resizing a graph in a report, will not change the size in the original output pane.
When your data change, you can update the results in your report to display the changed data. Click Update these results within the note at the top of the report to use the current data.
If you click Create new results from the output tab, Mintab reproduces all of the results in a new output tab. The results in the new tab reflect the current data, but will not update in a report. If you want these updated results in a report, you must use Send to Report.
Minitab displays a warning at the top of the output tab and report when the data are not current or when results cannot be updated.