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Format of recrod in report

Posted on 2000-05-01
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I'd like to now if it's possible and how to format a row of a report at runtime.  I mean, I want the row to be in italic if one of the field is not empty
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by:koengi
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Just go to properties and there you can set the font in bold, italics.

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by:scheffera
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In the on format event of the detail set the format of the field.  It would be something like this:

FieldName.FontItalic = -1


Don't forget to set it back to 0 or all of the records will be italic.  
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scheffera earned 50 total points
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set the condition first:

if isnull(FieldName ) then
    FieldName.FontItalic = -1
else
    FieldName.FontItalic = 0
end if


that's a better example, put that in the Detail_Format subroutine of the report

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by:gfaucher
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koengi

I know that, but I cannot do that at runtime
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by:gfaucher
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Thanks a lot!!
I've tried something similar but it haven't worked
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by:scheffera
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My pleasure..... :)
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