While Advanced Reporting data source has an explicit option to rename column headers, Live Data doesn't.
This article explains a work around that allows the renaming functionality, with the help of Calculated columns.
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- Online Report Designer (ORD)
- From the Menu select Edit then Calculated Columns.
- Create a new Calculated column with the desired name (e.g Employee Status) and Add the field you would like the data from. For this example, Status.
- Live Data
- Column Header rename
- Report Canvas
- Detailed Reporting
- Rename column
- Rename Field