Remapping a report to a new universe allows you to include additional information in your report and to improve report performance. Remapping can also be used to move a report from a test environment to a live environment and change functional areas with the same data sources.
For example, if universes A and B both include data sources for Participant information and TouchPoint details, but universe B also includes collection data, the report can be remapped to universe B so that the collection data is included in the report.
Step 1 – From the Report Design view click the Data Access tab.
Step 2 – Click the Tools tab, select Change Source, and then select the appropriate query from the drop down.
Step 3 – Select the Specify a New Data Source radio button and select Universe from the drop down.
Step 4 – Select the name of the Universe you would like to remap your report to and then click OK.
Step 5 – Click Next.
Step 6 – On the next page, you can select the re-map strategy. The following is recommend:
Step 7 – Ensure that the Source fields on the left match the appropriate Target fields on the right.
Step 8 – Remove any unnecessary fields in the Source by clicking the menu icon on the right of the field in the Target column.
and selecting Removal in the Search By Applying Strategy drop down. Click OK.
Step 9 – Once all fields have been properly matched or removed, click Finish to re-map.
Step 10 – Click Save to save your newly mapped report.