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C# Visual Studion Report - Show header/footer on some pages only

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I have created a report on Visual Studio (C#) using the report maker of Visual Studio. VS only has two options for showing the header on the Report Properties: Option 1. Show header on first page and Option 2. Show header on last page. The same thing with the footer: Option 1. Show footer on first page and Option 2. Show footer on last page.
I have been trying to have the header shown only on the first page of the report and the footer only on the last page of the report. So I checked option 1 for the header and option 2 for the footer. However, the header is shown on all the report pages except the last page and footer on all the report pages except the first page. Is there a way to fix this so that the header is shown only on the first page and the footer on the last page?
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ripahoratiu earned 2000 total points
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Just don't make them header and footer.
The options are for the situation where you don't want the header shown on the first page (i.e. you use a header like page:#     of:#      "The report name"  ) and you have a full title page before your report data where you don't want to display this header.
The answer is therefore very simple: Don't use header/footer. Then your pseudo-header (the info on top of your report) will be shown only once, at the beginning, and the pseudo-footer only once, at the end.
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thanks ropahoratiu. Stupid of me for not thinking about this simple solution. I was trying to find a more difficult solution. Thanks again.
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