PHP Report Maker
PHP Report Maker is a practical and effective piece of software that provides you with a simple means of generating dynamic PHP web reports from MySQL, Access, PostgreSQL, Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle databases.
After launching PHP Report Maker for the first time, you are required to select a database, choose the server, then specify the username and password. All the available tables, views and reports will appear in the left panel.
The PHP tab enables you to add a new shell call, change the default date format and set up the SMTP configurations.
By accessing the HTML tab, you are able to modify the charset, the text font and size, browse for a site icon or header logo, choose the theme that best suits your needs and edit the current styles. In case you know how to work with CSS scripts, you are able to modify the style by changing the background color, the border spacing and the position of the menus.
As far as the security is concerned, you can use an existing table and login to the database using an attribute of the current table.
The Generate tab enables you to change the template file, modify the application root folder and choose the directory where all the PHP reports will be generated.
Additionally, you can copy table and field settings, delete template cache, grant access to specific tables and change the compatibility properties.
Since the generated web reports are pure PHP, you don’t need to configure any client or server being suitable for both beginners and experienced developers alike.
Overall, PHP Report Maker is a straightforward solution that helps you to quickly generate PHP web reports from databases such as MySQL or Oracle.