I believe this bug has been reported, but to work around it select the
cell not the data item and apply the bottom border. This should make a
continuous line. For the header try adjusting the top margin on the
On 2/8/2011 6:48 PM, Chris wrote:
> Hi all
> I have 2 problems.
> 1. I am creating reports where the first page prints the report Title
> and subsequent pages print the report header. However this leaves a lot
> of blank space above the report title on the first page. Is there any
> way to recover this space?
> 2. The reports have a line under the both the report title and the
> report header, but this only appears in the PDF but not in the preview.
> The line is set in the box setting for the row. Am I doing something
> wrong or should I be setting the line somewhere else. It is just
> confusing not being able to see it. I could see it in the preview when I
> put it in the individual fields, but it was not continuous
> Here is a ssample based on the classic cars database which shows the
> <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
> <report xmlns="http://www.eclipse.org/birt/2005/design" version="3.2.22"
> <property name="createdBy">Eclipse BIRT Designer Version 2.6.1.v20100902
> Build <2.6.1.v20100915-1750></property>
> <property name="units">in</property>
> <property name="iconFile">/templates/blank_report.gif</property>
> <property name="bidiLayoutOrientation">ltr</property>