Online Tutorials

Click on RDS Web Tutorials or EOS Thin Client Tutorials to view online tutorials for RDS.

The tutorials contains information for the end user on how to use the RDS Web and EOS Thin Client for Report Distribution System.  While these tutorials are not comprehensive, they address those issues with which most end users will be faced when manipulating reports in this environment.

If you have questions or need additional assistance, contact RDS Help Desk at (305) 284-8033 option 1 or email the RDS Staff.


RDS Web Tutorials

How to access the tutorial chapters:

You must install Adobe Flash Player to view the tutorials.  If you do not have Adobe Flash Player, click on get Adobe Flash Player to download the latest version.

The tutorial chapters provide an overview of the materials covered in the RDS Web training.  To access each chapter, click on the provided links below.                                                                                   

Tutorial Chapters Duration
Introduction 2 minutes
Sign-Up for RDS 3 minutes
Change Password 1 minute
Login to RDS 1 minute
Accessing the Report List 2 minutes
Navigating in the Report List 2 minutes
Restoring Archived Reports 1 minute
Viewing and Searching Reports 2 minutes
Printing Reports using Local Printing 2 minutes
Printing Reports using Notepad 3 minutes
Transferring Report Data to Excel 4 minutes

EOS Thin Client Tutorials

How to access the tutorial chapters:

You must install Adobe Flash Player to view the tutorials.  If you do not have Adobe Flash Player, click on get Adobe Flash Player to download the latest version.

The tutorial chapters provide an overview of the materials covered in the EOS Thin Client training.  To access each chapter, click on the provided links below.                                                                                                                                                    

Tutorial Chapters Duration
Introduction 2 minutes
Sign-Up for EOS Thin Client 3 minutes
Downloading and Installing Java 1 minute
Change Password 2 minutes
Login to EOS Thin Client 1 minute
Accessing the Report List 3 minutes
Customizing the Report List 2 minutes
Navigating in the Report List 2 minutes
Restoring Archived Reports 2 minutes
Viewing and Searching Reports 3 minutes
Using the Table of Contents ** 3 minutes
Emailing Reports 1 minute
Printing Reports using PC Print 2 minutes
Turning off the Internet Security Bar 2 minutes
Downloading Report Data 1 minute
Transforming Report Data to Excel 3 minutes

** Only available for selected reports based on Data Custodian request.