UI improvements in Quick Report

The Quick Report user interface has had a small enhancement, but small things can make a big impact on the overall user experience.

Save/Save as button

Fist, we added a “Save / Save as” button. Choosing “Save” simply saves your work by updating the last saved version of the file to match the version on your screen. Choosing “Save As” displays a prompt to save your work as a file with a different name.


The second improvement is tooltips (small messages displayed when you hover over an area). We’ve added them to the subtotal rows to help you easily see the sorting direction: ascending or descending.


Here’s how the final results look:

Vanessa Talbot
• Product Owner •Vanessa Talbot joined 4D Program team in June, 2014. As a Product Owner, she is in charge of writing the user stories then translating it to functional specifications. Her role is also to make sure that the feature implementation delivered is meeting the customer need.Since her arrival, she has worked to define key features in 4D. She has worked on most of preemptive multi-threading new features and also on a very complex subject: the new architecture for engined application. Vanessa has a degree from Telecom Saint-Etienne. She began her career at the Criminal Research Institute as a developer for the audiovisual department. She has also worked in media and medical fields as expert in technical support, production as well as documenting new features.