Web Designer
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    Quick Guide to ActiveReports Web Designer
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    ActiveReports Web Designer is based on HTML5/JS technology stack. The designer is an integrated reporting application and comes packed with a powerful yet intuitive user interface that facilitates users in creating summarized and structured reports anywhere on any device.

    Web Designer Interface Elements

    The Report Design Surface is where you can drag and drop entities and attributes to create tables and charts and other controls to design your reports. It is visible on the Home tab and the Report tab. See below for more information.

    Keyboard Shortcuts

    The following shortcuts are available in the Web Designer.

    Keyboard Shortcut Action
    Ctrl + A Selects all cells in the Table and Tablix controls.
    In the List, Body and Container controls, selects all controls in the current container.
    Ctrl + E Opens the New Report page.
    Ctrl + O Opens the Open Report page.
    Ctrl + S Opens the Save Report page.
    Ctrl + Z Undoes the last action.
    Ctrl + Y Redoes the last action.
    Ctrl + X

    Cuts text and controls.

    Ctrl + C

    Copies text and controls.

    Ctrl + V

    Pastes text and controls.

    Del Deletes text and controls.
    Left, Right, Up, Down arrow keys Moves the visible area of the page in the corresponding direction.
    In the Table and Tablix controls, navigates between the cells.
    When controls inside List and Container controls and in the Body of the report are selected, arrow keys allow moving controls by grid-size.
    In the Chart Control, arrow keys move data-fields and category-fields.
    Tab Navigates in the forward direction between the cells in the Table and Tablix controls.
    When controls inside List and Container controls and in the Body of the report are selected, Tab key switches between controls in the forward direction.
    Shift + Tab Navigates in the backward direction between the cells in the Table and Tablix controls.
    When controls inside List and Container controls and in the Body of the report are selected, Shift + Tab switches between controls in the backward direction.

     

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