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  • Creating the Page Header block
  • Printing the Page Header block
  • Printing the Page Header block before or after the Start of Document block
  • Printing the Page Header block before or after the Start of Document block
  • Visibility of the Page Header block
  • Visibility of the Page Header block
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Overview
The Page header block is a block found in a report created with the report editor. The Page header block is printed on each new page. This block is run after the Start of document block if it exists.
The Page header block contains the information that must be printed at the top of each page (the title or a preset control indicating the page number for example).
The Page header block is a report block created in the report editor. The Page header block is printed on each new page. This block is run after the Start of document block if it exists.
The Page header block contains the information that will be printed at the top of each page, the title or a preset control indicating the page number for example.
Creating the Page Header block
To create a Page Header block:To create a Page Header block:
  1. Perform one of the following operations in the report editor:
    • select "Insert .. New block".on the "Creation" pane, in the "Structure" group, click "Blocks".
    • select "Add a block" from the popup menu of the report (right mouse click on the report currently created).
    • click the "Add a block" button in the "Blocks" tab of the report description.
  2. Select the "Page header" type.Select the "Page header" type.
Printing the Page Header block

Printing the Page Header block before or after the Start of Document block

By default, the Page header block is printed after the Start of document block on the first page of the report. The report editor allows you to modify this default print order.
To print the Page Header block before the Start of Document block on the first page of the report:
  1. Display the "General" tab in the description window of the block ("Block description" from the popup menu).
  2. Check "Print the "Start of document" block AFTER the "Page header" block on the first page".
To print the Page Header block before the Start of Document block on the first page of the report:
  • Method 1:
    1. Display the description window of the "Start of document" block ("Block description" from the popup menu).
    2. In the "General" tab, select "Print the "Start of document" block AFTER the "Page header" block on the first page".
Versions 19 and later
  • Method 2:
    1. Display the description window of report ("Report description" from the popup menu).
    2. In the "Blocks" tab, in the "Start of document" section, check "AFTER the "Page header" block".
New in version 19
  • Method 2:
    1. Display the description window of report ("Report description" from the popup menu).
    2. In the "Blocks" tab, in the "Start of document" section, check "AFTER the "Page header" block".
  • Method 2:
    1. Display the description window of report ("Report description" from the popup menu).
    2. In the "Blocks" tab, in the "Start of document" section, check "AFTER the "Page header" block".

Printing the Page Header block before or after the Start of Document block

By default, the Page header block is printed after the Start of document block on the first page of the report. The report editor allows you to modify this default print order.
To print the Page Header block before the Start of Document block on the first page of the report:
  • Method 1:
    1. Display the description window of the "Start of document" block ("Block description" from the popup menu).
    2. In the "General" tab, select "Print the "Start of document" block AFTER the "Page header" block on the first page".
  • Method 2:
    1. Display the description window of report ("Report description" from the popup menu).
    2. In the "Blocks" tab, in the "Start of document" section, check "AFTER the "Page header" block".

Visibility of the Page Header block

By default, the Page header block is visible on all the report pages. The report editor allows you to specify the report pages on which the Page header block must be displayed.
To specify the pages on which the Page Header block must be displayed:
  1. Display the "Details" tab in the description window of the block ("Block description" from the popup menu).Display the "GUI" tab in the description window of the block ("Block description" from the popup menu).
  2. Specify the visibility of the block:
    • Always visible: The block and its controls will be displayed on all the pages of the report.
    • Always invisible: The block and its controls will not be displayed in the report.
    • Visible on the first page only: The block and its controls will be displayed on the first page of the report.
    • Invisible on the first page only: The block and its controls will be displayed on all the pages of the report except for the first one.

Visibility of the Page Header block

By default, the Page header block is visible on all the report pages. The report editor allows you to specify the report pages on which the Page header block must be displayed.
To specify the pages on which the Page Header block must be displayed:
  1. Display the "GUI" tab in the description window of the block ("Block description" from the popup menu).
  2. Specify the visibility of the block:
    • Always visible: The block and its controls will be displayed on all the pages of the report.
    • Always invisible: The block and its controls will not be displayed in the report.
    • Visible on the first page only: The block and its controls will be displayed on the first page of the report.
    • Invisible on the first page only: The block and its controls will be displayed on all the pages of the report except for the first one.
Minimum required version
  • Version 9
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