Spec reporting generates reports on the Reference Database and Material Description Libraries. This type of report is used with format file indices. The Spec report is used to report on data in the reference database. Format files used to create this type of report primarily use C prefixed indices. This report is generated by the Reference Data Manager.
Sample Format -- The sample format files for Spec reporting is piping_rdb.fmt and is delivered in the ~\pddata\sample\format\ directory.