Support Article

Exporting report to PDF selected filters are also displaying

SA-40660

Summary



User has a Report Definition that uses a Filter Page.

In the Filter Page,user have selected some filter conditions, based on those filter conditions report gets displayed.

While user export the report definition to PDF, they are also getting the filter section with the selected conditions in the PDF.

User do not want the custom filter section to be displayed in the exported PDF.


Error Messages



Not Applicable


Steps to Reproduce



1. Configure report definition with custom filter section.

2. Run the report and click on export to PDF.

Root Cause



By default,all the fields present in the form while clicking on export to PDF will be exported to PDF.

Resolution



To avoid the the custom filter section to be displayed in the PDF.

User has to uncheck the checkbox "display custom section inline" and check the checkbox "Prompt for filter changes before displaying report" in the report viewer tab of the Report Definition.

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Published October 3, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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