Alpha Video Training
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Listing total number of records in a report

  1. #1
    Real Name
    Richard Overman
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    University Place, WA

    Default Listing total number of records in a report

    I'm designing a report form to allow printing lists of a number of different categories of books, basing each report on a different saved query. I would like to have each report indicate at the top how many books are in its category, but I don't know how to do this. Thanks for any clues! Richard Overman

  2. #2
    Volunteer Moderator
    Real Name
    Alan Buchholz
    Join Date
    Oct 2000
    Delavan, Wisconsin

    Default Re: Listing total number of records in a report


    Sorry to take so long to reply.

    The most efficient way to do this is to build an operation to summarize the data and then make a html listing.

    Use printhtml() to print in the report header.
    Al Buchholz
    Bookwood Systems, LTD
    Weekly QReportBuilder Webinars Thursday 1 pm CST

    Occam's Razor - KISS
    Normalize till it hurts - De-normalize till it works.
    Advice offered and questions asked in the spirit of learning how to fish is better than someone giving you a fish.
    When we triage a problem it is much easier to read sample systems than to read a mind.

Similar Threads

  1. Total Records in Report
    By Sooty57 in forum Alpha Five Version 9 - Desktop Applications
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 03-05-2010, 04:34 AM
  2. Count/total number of records for userid
    By EricN in forum Application Server Version 8
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 01-21-2008, 02:22 PM
  3. Limit number of records to print on report
    By jdoyle in forum Alpha Five Version 8
    Replies: 86
    Last Post: 05-13-2007, 09:52 PM
  4. listing child table records in latest date order
    By ken doucet in forum Alpha Five Version 5
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 01-27-2006, 03:12 PM
  5. Limiting detail records in report by number
    By Roman Galaska in forum Alpha Five Version 5
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 01-17-2003, 06:21 AM


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts