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Posted by: ryanstamina1 on 4 August 2017, 3:22 pm EST

  • Posted 4 August 2017, 3:22 pm EST

    <br />I am trying to create a new report with some images and text and am after some suggestions.
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    <br />In the detail section i have an image to the left and a series of text fields to the right.
    <br />The image has a height of approx 100px and the text may be a 50-60 lines long.
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    <br />The issue i have is that when the page breaks the image may get cut in half. I have tried setting "keep together" on the detail section and this solves the problem, but i end up with large blank areas if the text won't fit on the page.
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    <br />What i would like is for the image to be printed if it fits fully and then split the text over the pages.
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    <br />Can this be done?
    <br />Any suggestions welcome.
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    <br />Thanks,
    <br />Ryan.
  • Replied 4 August 2017, 3:22 pm EST

    Ryan,<br><br>I do not think there is any direct way of achieving the results which you expect to get, other than setting the KeepTogether property. However you may want to do something like: If me.control.height + > paperheight then..."Your condition here". You can force the page break through code by saying Me.Detail.NewPage if the above condition is satisfied. <br><br>Regards,<br>Sankalp<br>
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