This window displays when you click the date calculator icon in select report screens. The options available in the Date Calculator window vary depending the type of date required for the current field (for example, fiscal versus annual calendar).
If you select a date calculator and then click Save Current, the date calculation will be saved as part of the report settings.
After selecting the applicable date parameter for the report the options that display are based on the fiscal calendar or the annual calendar.
Current processing date
The current processing date displays. No entry is allowed.
Offset number of days
Enter the number of days to offset the calculation process. This field is enabled only if the Fixed number of days offset option is selected in the Date Calculator section of this window.
- To process information as of a prior date, enter a negative number. For example, enter –365 to calculate information from over the past year.
- To process information as of a future date, enter a positive number. For example, enter 14 to calculate information as of two weeks from the current processing date.
The date from which the report will calculate displays. This date is based on the option selected in the Date Calculator section of this window. No entry is allowed.