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Sort Fields By

The Sort Fields By dialog helps you to set the sort manner of the detail field values displayed in a table or banded object. It appears when you select the Sort Fields By button in the Display screen of the report wizard.

Sort Fields By dialog

The following are the details of the dialog:

Resources

Lists all the available data resources.

Sort Fields By

Displays the fields on which the sort will be based.

Sort

Specifies the sort manner.

  • Ascend
    If selected, data in the table/banded object will be sorted based on values of the specified sort-by field in ascending order.
  • Descend
    If selected, data in the table/banded object will be sorted based on values of the specified sort-by field in descending order.
  • Dynamic Sort
    Available for tables/banded objects created using query resources and when the sort-by field is a parameter. If selected, Logi Report will prompt you to specify a parameter name which will be displayed as the label for specifying the sort order.

Add button

Adds the selected field as the sort-by field.

Remove button

Removes the specified sort-by field.

Move Up button

Moves the selected sort-by field one step up. The order of the sort-by fields determines the sort priority of the fields.

Move Down button

Moves the selected sort-by field one step down.

OK

Applies the changes and closes the dialog.

Cancel

Cancels the changes and exits the dialog.

Help

Displays the help document about this feature.

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