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Page Setup

The Page Setup dialog helps you to set the general and export page properties for the current report tab in a page report, or for the current web report or library component. It appears when you select File > Page Setup, or the Page Setup button in the Style screen of the page report wizard.

The dialog contains two tabs: General and Export.

OK

Applies all changes and closes the dialog.

Cancel

Does not retain any changes and closes the dialog.

Help

Displays the help document about this feature.

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General

Specifies the general properties of the page, which can also be defined by the page panel object in the Report Inspector.

Page Setup - General

Paper

Specifies the page size.

  • Type
    Specifies the paper type. Select the desired size from the drop-down list, if the given ones cannot meet your requirement, select Custom Size, and then define the paper width and height by yourself.
  • Width
    Specifies the width of the page.
    • Auto Fit
      Specifies to dynamically calculate the page width according to the width of the contents within the page. This image notes any new content for version 17 of the product. For more information please see the Release Notes or What's New topics.The default behavior for exporting a new report (the option is unselected) is to enable content pagination which greatly improves the performance of the exporting process especially for a huge report.
  • Height
    Specifies the height of the page.
    • Auto Fit
      Specifies to dynamically calculate the page height according to the height of the contents within the page. This image notes any new content for version 17 of the product. For more information please see the Release Notes or What's New topics.The default behavior for exporting a new report (the option is unselected) is to enable content pagination which greatly improves the performance of the exporting process especially for a huge report.

Orientation

Specifies the page orientation.

  • Portrait
    If selected, the page will be displayed as portrait.
  • Landscape
    If selected, the page will be displayed as landscape.

Margin

Specifies the distance of the report data to the top, bottom, left, or right edge of the page.

  • Top
    Specifies the top margin of the page.
  • Bottom
    Specifies the bottom margin of the page.
  • Left
    Specifies the left margin of the page.
  • Right
    Specifies the right margin of the page.

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Export

Specifies the page properties for the exported result of the report tab/web report/library component. The page properties specified for any export format will also be applied when advanced running and scheduling to run the report in this format on Logi Report Server.

Page Setup - Export

Export to

Specifies the export format to customize the page properties of its exported result.

Auto

If the option is selected, the page properties defined in the General tab of the dialog will be applied to the exported result of the selected format. Clear the option to customize the page properties for the selected format.

When you clear the Auto option for an export format and select OK in the dialog, a corresponding export page setting object will be added to the report structure tree in the Report Inspector. You can edit the export page properties there too. When you select the Auto option for this export format and select OK in the dialog again, its export page setting object will be removed automatically from the report structure tree.

Paper

Specifies the paper size for the exported result.

Orientation

Specifies the page orientation for the exported result: Portrait (vertically) or Landscape (horizontally).

Margin

Specifies the distance of report data to the top, bottom, left and right edge of the exported result page.

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