Crystal Reports 10: Report rows & alternating color

Posted on 2008-11-04
Last Modified: 2013-11-16
Working with Crystal Reports 10, what is the way to have the report show the results in rows that have alternating color?  for example, every other row would have a light gray background?
Question by:eedavidson
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    The formula I use for conditionally changing the color of  detail row is:

      Remainder(RecordNumber, 2) =  0
      Color(238,238,224)//it's a bit lighter than the standard CRSilver

    1)  Open the section expert for the detail section (assuming you're shading alternate detail records
    2) Navigate to the color tab
    3) Click the conditional formula button and enter in something similar to the formula listed above.

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    thanks for the quick reply!

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