Accessing report properties

You can use the report properties to change the name of a report template and to set the descriptive text of the report. To show the properties of a report template in the property sheet select it in the list of report templates. To show the properties of the report template currently beeing edited report use Select/Report from the menu.

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  1. To see the available reports, please select the Reports tab in the structure pane.
  2. Select a report from the list.
  3. Three groups of properties are shown in the property sheet.

Template Properties

Name The name of the report template. Default value: Date of report template creation. Editable.
Description: A descriptive text that is shown when a report is run. Default value: empty. Editable.
Data Entry Point The name of the data entry point used for the report. Cannot be changed.

Page Properties

The property sheet for a report template also shows the properties of the selected page style. seePage Properties

Text Style

The property sheet for a report template also shows the text properties of the selected page style. seeText Properties