Friendly user interface provided by the tool guides the end user to easily build the query of his choice. Options provided by the tool could be invoked from the menu, iconic buttons in the toolbar and also by using the function keys.
The query could be saved and the same could be opened to retrieve the information. The query saved could be easily identified by the title given to the query. "Save as" option is provided to build a new query starting from an old query.
Query created could be granted to other users to retrieve the information. The other user can not change the query , but can modify and save it as a new query.
Parameters are provided to the query so that minimum changes could be made to a query for different values once it is built. The user can use these parameters while filtering the data. User could retrieve the information of the same application by changing the values of the parameters.
Data retrieved could be sorted in ascending and descending orders. The sort order could be decided by the user
The user has the option to format the information and titles that are retrieved. Formatting could be done to the data, alignment of the title and alignment of the data with respect to title. The query builder administrator defines a list of formats for each data type and the end user can assign these formats.