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). 2. Drag the right edge of the box further to the right, to allow more room for long product names. Verify your changes by returning to Preview mode. The commas are gone, and the product names are now fully visible. By moving the sliders at the right and bottom edges of the report window, you can verify that all columns and rows are as they should be. Page footers carry useful information The bottom of each page offers you a great opportunity to display useful information, such as page number.

To illustrate this feature of Crystal Reports, put a company slogan at the bottom of the Product Price List. Place the slogan Xtreme Mountain Bikes Take You to the Limit into the Report Footer section the same way that you put the report title into the Page Footer section. ) The result, in Preview mode, looks like Figure 2-18. Recording helpful information about your report If you’ve followed this chapter to this point, the Product Price List report is essentially complete. Now you might want to generate some descriptive information about the report that’s associated with the report but not normally printed or displayed.

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