Dynamic Header (OBI report)

I have just started working on OBIE. Need some suggestions. Is there a way to put a dynamic header in the report.
Eg: I want to display a text in the header as "Sales Report for Alabama" where Alabama is the state coming from the State prompt.
I dont find any formula editor in the edit Title view. Where can i write a formula to display this text.
I would appreciate any suggestions.
Thank You

You have successfully created your presentation variable in the prompt? I guess it will be something as 'State'
Now you go to your report and you edit the title view of your report;
In the title you put @{State} (the name of your presentation variable is case sensitive!)
Save your report and put it together with the prompt on the dashboard. Once you select a state in the prompt, the report title should change automatically.

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