Friday, December 7, 2012

“Font” Property

In Code On Time web applications, default reports will be generated with a “Medium” font size, such as the picture below.

Customers report with 'Medium' font size.

The report font size can be changed to fit more data or be easier to read.

Start the Project Designer. In the Project Explorer, switch to the Controllers tab and double-click on Customers / Views / grid1 node.

View 'grid1' of Customers controller.

Change the Font property:

Property New Value
Report Font X-Small

Press OK to save. On the toolbar, press Browse.

Navigate to the Customers page. On the action bar, press Report | PDF Document.

Creating a PDF report from the list of customers.

The report font size is now smaller, and fits a lot more information on each page.

Customers report with 'X-Small' font size.

A larger font size may also be used. Go back to the Designer, and change the following:

Property New Value
Report Font X-Large

Press OK to save and Browse the project. Create another report.

Customers report with 'X-Large' font size.

Intermediate font sizes of “Small” and “Large” are also available.

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