List is used as a nested data region to display a collection of items within a single data record. For example, the List within Table demo uses the
List inside the Products Table to show the price history.
List designer determines the content and style of the
Section that repeats for each bound data set record that passed through the data set filters and data region filters. For instance, the
PriceHistory list in the List within Table contains two textboxes that display the date period and price from
ProductListPriceHistories dataset records.
Consume White Spaceflag indicates whether section instances should eliminate the whitespace if there is more available space than the content takes.
Keep togetherflag ensures that the section instance always appears on a single page if it fits.
You can group data records within the
List so that its section appears once per a grouping value. It could be useful for displaying hierarchical data structures. You can find the example of this approach in the Nested Lists example. The group configuration includes the following properties.
Group Nameis the group
Group Expressionsis the collection of bound field references or more advanced expressions. Distinct values of group expressions generate
Labelexpression determines the text of a grouping value link in the Report Map. The Nested Lists example uses this property.
Nintendopublisher from the
Nested Lists exampleoutput, then we can add the following filter for the
New Sectionflag determines whether each grouping value has its page numbering. Check the Global References documentation for more information.