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Report definition column name doesnot word wrap



The user is trying to run a report using report definition rule having multiple drill downs and when the one of the drill down report has a column name with a longer length name,  then that does not display completely when rendering on portal.

Error Messages

Not applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Create a report definition with a number of columns and give lengthy column name for each.
  2. Configure it to display in reports.
  3. Go to the manager and click on report tab.
  4. Run the report which was created now.
  5. Half of the column name will be hidden.

Root Cause

Currently report definition doesnot support wordwrap functionality for the column headers, which is expected.


Local change which can be included in the WorkForm_pyReportingskin css file.

div.summaryReport div.gridDefault span {

    white-space: normal !important;
    word-wrap: break-word !important;

The above CSS file is an available rule and can be customized. Also it is referred in DisplayReport harness rule under scripts&styles.



Published October 4, 2016 - Updated October 15, 2016

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