Solved

How to make a page break in cross-tab between each group section?

Posted on 2001-08-07
5
285 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
I'm using crystal report 8 to create report. But, I don't know how to make a page break between each group section when I am using cross-tab. Anyone can help me?
0
Comment
Question by:leo_wh_cheung
  • 3
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 12

Expert Comment

by:DRRYAN3
ID: 6360348
You really cannot do this.  Take a look at where CRW is putting your crosstab - it's all in the report header.  There is no way to add sections to a crosstab report that I'm aware of.

DRRYAN3
0
 

Author Comment

by:leo_wh_cheung
ID: 6360707
So, I can't find ANYWAY to add a page break to a crosstab?!?


Like,
                Day1  Day2  Day3  Day4  Day5  Day6 .....
Department A
  Person A

  Person B

  Person C

-----page break---------

Department B
  Person A

  Person B

  Person C


0
 

Author Comment

by:leo_wh_cheung
ID: 6360740
I put the crosstab in report footer
0
 
LVL 12

Accepted Solution

by:
DRRYAN3 earned 20 total points
ID: 6360832
You can always make your own crosstab query in Access or SQL Server and design your report from that query to make it do whatever you want.

Regardless of where you put the crosstab report, header or footer, you are not provided the opportunity to add page breaks.

You might be able to create a crosstab that limits records only to the department in question as a subreport, basing the main report on the department numbers.  Link the subreport to the main report on the department number and limit the crosstab to the linked department.  Put the sub-report in the details and add a group on the department number.  Force the page break in the group footer section formatting.  Never tried that, but it may work.

DRRYAN3
0
 

Author Comment

by:leo_wh_cheung
ID: 6360854
Thanks a lot
The time now is 2:00am
Good night!!!
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Site Down Detector

Helpful to verify reports of your own downtime, or to double check a downed website you are trying to access.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

I hate sub reports and always consider them the last resort in any reporting solution.  The negative effect on performance and maintainability is just not worth the easy ride they give the report writer.  Nine times out of ten reporting requirements…
Hot fix for .Net Crystal Reports 10.2.3600.0 to fix problems with sub reports running on 64 bit operating systems ISSUE: Reports which contain subreports fail with error "Missing Parameter Value" DEPLOYMENT SERVER OS: Windows 2008 with 64 bi…
I've attached the XLSM Excel spreadsheet I used in the video and also text files containing the macros used.

791 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question