Layout Table Report Example: Customer List
/pages/Guides/Report/Layout Table Reports/Layout Table Report Example__COLON__ Customer List.xml
In this example we will create a layout table report in the AlphaSports database that lists customers by state. It is loosely modeled on the Customer List Free Form report sample supplied in the AlphaSports database.
Using a Layout Table Report
/pages/Guides/Report/Layout Table Reports/Using a Layout Table Report.xml
Previewing, printing, saving, and E-mailing the report and embedding a layout table report as Xbasic and HTML in an A5W page.
Editing a Layout Table Report
/pages/Guides/Report/Layout Table Reports/Editing a Layout Table Report.xml
Editing a Layout Table Report is somewhat different from editing a Free Form Report, although many operations, such as adding a field to the report, are the same for the two types of report. For general information about Free Form reports, see Report Topics. When editing a Layout Table Report, however, you must think in terms of rows and columns and regions, as though you were working in a spreadsheet or HTML table — which, in fact, may be your ultimate targets for the report.
Converting a Quick Report to a Layout Table Report
/pages/Guides/Report/Quick Reports/Converting a Quick Report to a Layout Table Report.xml
Once you have gone as far as possible with a Quick Report, you'll want to convert it to a Free Form or Layout Table Report. The Open in Report Editor button on the main toolbar does this when the Quick Report Genie is open. If you want to preserve the Quick Report for future use in the Genie, first press the Save As button on the main toolbar and either accept the generated name or choose a new name.
How to Create a 'Conditional Object' in a Layout Table Report
/pages/HowTo/Reports/Conditional Objects in Layout Table Reports.xml
When creating Free-form reports, the Conditional Object control is used to dynamically display content. When designing Layout Table reports, the same functionality can be created with Static HTML.
How to Convert a Freeform Report to a Layout Table Report
/pages/HowTo/Reports/Convert Freeform to Layout Table Report.xml
A Freeform Report can be converted to a Layout Table Report.
How to Export a Layout Table Report with Live Forumlas to Excel
/pages/HowTo/Reports/Live Excel Forumlae in Layout Table Reports.xml
When exporting a Layout Table Report to Excel, calculated fields can be configured to export as Excel Formulas, instead of static data.
Layout Table Reports
/pages/Guides/Report/Layout Table Reports/index.xml
Learn how to create and use Layout Table Reports.
Layout Table Reports
/pages/Guides/Report/Layout Table Reports/Layout Table Reports.xml
Alpha Anywhere now has two styles of reports, the traditional free form banded report, and a new layout table banded report. For web use, most people will want to use the new layout table report with HTML output. To create a Layout Table Report, first create a report with the Quick Report Genie, then convert the Quick Report to a Layout Table Report.
Reports - Layout Table Reports - Absolute Layout
/pages/Guides/Report/Layout Table Reports/Layout Table Reports - Absolute Layout.xml
Layout Table Reports now support absolute positioning of fields. This feature is similar to the absolute positioning of controls in a UX component using an AbsoluteLayout container.