troubleshooting Question

How make page footer shrink vertically after page 1

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I have a report that contains a page footer.  I only want the page footer to appear on page 1.  So I have this code in the onprint event of the report which works fine.

Private Sub PageFooterSection_Print(Cancel As Integer, PrintCount As Integer)

    If Me.txtPageCounter > 1 Then
        Me.PageFooterSection.Visible = False
    End If

End Sub

But after page 1 I want the detail section of the report to print all the way to the bottom of the page.  I tried this in the onformat event of the page footer but it doesn't work.  The detail stops vertically where the page footer would start if it was appearing.

Private Sub PageFooterSection_Format(Cancel As Integer, FormatCount As Integer)

    If Me.txtPageCounter > 1 Then
        Me.PageFooterSection.Height = 0
    End If

End Sub

How can I make the detail section go to the bottom of the page after page 1?
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