/pages/Ref/Api/Functions/Document Types/DBF/Table Functions/A5_EDIT_STRUCTURE Function.xml
Launches the Table Restructure Editor
Previewing a Report, Label, or Letter
/pages/Guides/Report/Design Techniques/Previewing a Report, Label, or Letter.xml
To preview a report, label, or letter.
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 Print a Report Containing the Currently Selected Records
/pages/HowTo/Reports/Print a Report Showing Currently Selected Records with Action Javascript.xml
With Action Javascript, it is easy to put a button on a Grid that prints a report. You can easily link the report to data in the current Grid row. For example, if the value of the State field in the current grid row is 'MA', you can easily define a filter for the report that shows all states with a value of 'MA'.
a5_repair_set_structure Function
/pages/Ref/Api/Functions/Document Types/DBF/Set Functions/a5_repair_set_structure Function.xml
Repair the structure of a set if one or more of the tables in the set have been moved to different locations.
Run a report that is embedded in a UX component using a custom filter for the report
/pages/Ref/Action Javascript/Run a report that is embedded in a UXcomponent using a custom filter for the report.xml
Create a highly customized 'Search Part' for a Report. Allows you to submit a UX component that contains 'search' fields to compute a filter expression and then run the report using the computed filter expression.
Putting a Conditional Sub-report on a Letter
/pages/Guides/Desktop/Design/View/Letter/Putting a Conditional Sub-report on a Letter.xml
The following example shows how to put a sub-report, which containing variable content, on a letter only when specific conditions are met. The first step is to define the sub-report, which in this case is named "foursomes". This sub-report displays the data from the table FOURSOMES, which is sorted by the foursome field. The result is the firstname and lastname fields from the records that have the same foursome value.
Empty Objects are Taking up Space on The Report
/pages/Troubleshooting/Reports/Empty Objects are Taking up Space on The report.xml
A Report has controls that is taking up space when there is no content.
How to Export a Report to Excel, Word, Ascii, or Custom Format
/pages/HowTo/Reports/Export Report to Excel.xml
Reports can be exported to an Excel file format using the "Advanced Export to Excel, Word, HTML, or Ascii using a Report Definition" Action Javascript action. The Advanced Export to Excel action can generate an Excel file from a Layout Table Report. In addition to Excel, Advanced Export also supports exporting a Report to Word, HTML, Ascii or a Custom format defined using an Xbasic function.
Open a Report, Label or Letter layout
/pages/Ref/Action Javascript/Open a Report, Label or Letter layout.xml
Displays a report, label or letter layout as a PDF file using the Acrobat PDF reader. The report is displayed in either a pop-up window or in a DIV on the current page.