Home | Sign in | English EN
This content has been translated automatically. Click here to view the French version.
  • Overview
  • How to do it?
  • Special cases
WindowsLinuxUniversal Windows 10 AppJavaReports and QueriesUser code (UMC)
WindowsLinuxPHPWEBDEV - Browser code
AndroidAndroid Widget iPhone/iPadApple WatchUniversal Windows 10 AppWindows Mobile
Stored procedures
The report viewer is used to copy a text found in the report in order to paste it in a file of another application.
Reminder: The report viewer is available:
  • in the report editor of WINDEV, WEBDEV, WINDEV Mobile.
  • in "Reports and Queries".
  • when printing reports from a WINDEV application.
How to do it?
To copy a text:
  1. In the report viewer, under the " Preview " pane, in the "Mode" group, click on "Selection" ( Text Selection icon ).
  2. Select the text to copy: select the first letter of the sentence or expression and drag until you reach the last letter.
    Remark: The text to select can be found on several pages.
  3. Copy the selected text. You can:
    • Press Ctrl + C.
    • Select "Copy" from the popup menu of selection (right mouse click).
  4. Paste the text in the requested software (press Ctrl + V for example).
    Remark: If the target software supports it, the colors of copied text will be respected.

Special cases

  • The graphic shapes found in the selection will not be copied.
  • If the report contains text in RTF format, don't forget to use the iRTFWithImagesAndTables constant (iParameter) to optimize the text selection.
Minimum version required
  • Version 18
This page is also available for…
Click [Add] to post a comment