Text boxes allow the user to enter a string of text that will be used to filter report data.
This image is an example of a text box input in a report:
To display a text box in your report, configure the following settings on the Edit Report Input dialog box:
The name you will use as a parameter in the report query.
Then name that will appear as a label for the input in the report.
Input Variable Type
Input Control Type
The following image is an example of the configured settings.
Associated Input Variables