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Page Panel Properties

This topic describes the properties of a Page Panel object. You can also define the properties using the Page Setup dialog box.

Designer provides some properties only when you use the object in certain report types. You can get details from the Available For column in the property table.

Property Name Available For Description
General
Class Type Query Page Report Shows the class type of the object. This property is read only.
Instance Name Query Page Report Shows the instance name of the object. This property is read only.
Paper
Height Page Report, Web Report, Library Component Specifies the height of the page. Type a numeric value to change the height.

Data type: Float

Height Auto Fit Page Report, Web Report, Library Component Specifies whether to dynamically calculate the page height according to the height of the contents within the page.

Data type: Boolean

Orientation Page Report, Web Report, Library Component Specifies how to position the report page. Choose an option from the drop-down list. Designer disables the property if you select a formula to control either the Width or Height property.
  • portrait - Select to position the page vertically.
  • landscape - Select to position the page horizontally.

Data type: Enumeration

Page Type Page Report, Web Report, Library Component Specifies the report page dimensions. Choose a size from the drop-down list.

Data type: Enumeration

Width Page Report, Web Report, Library Component Specifies the width of the page. Type a numeric value to change the width.

Data type: Float

Width Auto Fit Page Report, Web Report, Library Component Specifies whether to dynamically calculate the page width according to the width of the contents within the page.

Data type: Boolean

Margin
Bottom Margin Page Report, Web Report, Library Component Specifies the distance between the report data and the bottom edge of the page. Type a numeric value to change the margin.

Data type: Float

Left Margin Page Report, Web Report, Library Component Specifies the distance between the report data and the left edge of the page. Type a numeric value to change the margin.

Data type: Float

Right Margin Page Report, Web Report, Library Component Specifies the distance between the report data and the right edge of the page. Type a numeric value to change the margin.

Data type: Float

Top Margin Page Report, Web Report, Library Component Specifies the distance between the report data and the top edge of the page. Type a numeric value to change the margin.

Data type: Float

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  • Designer changes the values for the Height and Width properties automatically when you change Orientation or Page Type; after you select a paper type and edit either Height or Width, Designer changes the paper type to "custom size" automatically.
  • New Content of v18You can use formulas to control some of the page properties if you have bound a data resource to the report body; however, you can only use constant level formulas for these properties.

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