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Report Overview – How To Run All Your Reports

Report Overview – How To Run All Your Reports

Are you also getting tired of navigating through Business Central to run your reports?Do you want to know which custom reports you created in your extensions and run them easily? Then the Report Overview I created is the cure for your problem. What Is The Report Overview? I created the Report Overview for two reasons: Firstly, I wanted an easy way to run and test reports. Secondly, I wanted to open the pages related to my reports so I can…

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How To Add Long Text On Last Page Of Custom Word Report in Business Central

How To Add Long Text On Last Page Of Custom Word Report in Business Central

Today we look at how to print a long text on the last page of a custom Word Report. Some customers have the requirement to print terms and conditions on the last page of their sales quotes. This is exactly what we will do in this tutorial. Prerequisites I assume that you have a working environment for Business Central in a Visual Studio Code Project. My examples are done using a Docker Container with Business Central 16. Have a look…

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Zero Values in Word Reports

Zero Values in Word Reports

Today we look at how to hide zero values in Word Reports. Sometimes it makes sense not to print the value 0 in reports to protect the user from a flood of information. With the help of two small procedures we can achieve this behavior in Word Reports. If you are familiar with RDLC reports, you will know the function BlankZero. In this post, we are going to implement something similiar. BlankZero in RDLC Reports With RDLC Reports, we have…

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Resize Columns in Word Layouts

Resize Columns in Word Layouts

Have you ever bothered with column widths in Microsoft Word when you wanted to edit a Business Central Report? You resize columns and thereby automatically reduce the size of the following column. What a bummer! You don’t know what I mean? Let me show you. In the GIF down here, I’m enlarging the first column “ItemNo_Line_Lbl”. As a result, the second column “Description_Line_Lbl” is automatically reduced in size. But I do not want that at all. Instead, I just want…

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Add Fields to a Word Report in Business Central

Add Fields to a Word Report in Business Central

Well, how do I…where is the… alright, I will checkout a tutorial first. This was my reaction when someone asked me to add fields to a Word Report and I opened a Microsoft Word layout for the first time. What You Will Learn In this post you will learn how to add a field to an already existing standard report invoice in Visual Studio Code. My examples are done in a docker container with Business Central 15. I assume that…

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