Word Exports Not Setting Header Margins

Posted by: andrew.williams on 29 June 2020, 10:06 am EST

  • Posted 29 June 2020, 10:06 am EST

    I've been struggling to change the header's margin when exporting a DOCX file. Right now I'm trying to debug things in the Active Reports Designer but no matter what I set the Page Layout > Top Margin to, it remains at 0.5 inches in the exported Word file.

    I know I have my header setup right as it looks the way I want it to on the preview page, as well as in PDF exports.

    Is this a known issue with Active Reports 13? Or is there something else I should be setting in order to get this to look right in Word?
  • Replied 29 June 2020, 8:29 pm EST

    Hello,

    In my understanding, it is by design. Top margin set the margin of the page, not the "Header from Top" property.

    Hope it clarifies.

    Thanks,
    Mohit
  • Replied 30 June 2020, 2:32 am EST

    Thank you for your reply Mohit. Is there a way to set the Header from Top property in Active Reports?
  • Marked as Answer

    Replied 30 June 2020, 8:59 pm EST

    Hello,

    Sorry to mention that there is no property to set the Header from Top in Active Reports.

    Thanks,
    Mohit
  • Replied 1 July 2020, 3:13 am EST

    I see, that's unfortunate. Thanks again for the clarification.
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