Canvas report is a tool to create reports in table and visual formats. Canvas report was previously known as Online Report Designer.
You can use the Canvas report tool to easily drag and drop components onto a report page. These components can include tables, charts, images, and text. Using these components rich, multi-page reports can be created showcasing data across the SAP SuccessFactors solution. These solutions can include data from Live Detailed Reporting and Employee Central Advanced Reporting.
Reports can be exported as PowerPoints, PDFs, Word documents, or Excel spreadsheets. Users can also use the Report Distributor tool to schedule and email PDFs of reports or run reports offline.
Users can implement data transformations, such as relabeling fields, creating custom calculations and concatenated fields, using If/Then/Else statements, hiding duplicates, and transposing rows to columns.Canvas reports for transactional reporting (Detailed reporting and Advanced reporting), Table reporting, and Dashboard and Tiles framework will be Deleted (deprecated) on November 21, 2025.