What is Tek-Tips?
Tek-Tips is a large group of
Internet forums where over 1 million technical professionals swap
ideas. Tek-Tips has the most active Crystal Reports
forum on the Internet (Crystal
Reports 4 Other Topics).
In this one
forum you will find 40,000 Crystal users
posting roughly 1000
week. Not even Business
Objects own forums have this much activity.
And, out of these 40,000
am one of the top 3 in the All-Time
List. I have been in this position since 2001.
How does one become
ranked as a TipMaster?
TT members post questions or technical
and other professionals (like me) volunteer answers or solutions.
an answer is particularly helpful, another member can mark that answer
an "Expert" post - giving it a star. Tipmasters are ranked by the
number of stars received. The voting is voluntary and
for artificial votes. There are really two rankings.
short list shows the top 10 TipMasters based on the past few weeks.
will sometimes be listed here depending on how busy I have been in the
few weeks. The more complete list shows
the all-time ranking of the top 30 members in each area. I am at
or near the top of this
list. If you
would like to verify my ranking just drop me a line and I can show you
What does this ranking
I can't think of a better way
to demonstrate my ability to solve real-world Crystal problems.
is what I do in TT. If you are not a
you can join
for free, anytime. If
have any questions about Tek-Tips, drop me a line.