Chapter 20

Groups and Page Breaks, Headers and Footers


check Placing your records in ordered groups

check Resizing your report’s sections

check Customizing your report’s layout

check Using headers and footers exactly as you need them

check Expressing yourself through footers

check Inserting date and time information

The Report Wizard takes much of the stress and decision-making out of creating reports. This is also true of the Report tool, which asks no questions at all and just turns your table into a report — bang, zoom, no fuss, no muss. The Report Wizard is almost that simple; it asks just a few simple questions that you won’t have any trouble answering.

Well, maybe no trouble. A few of the questions, which I address in this chapter, may give you a moment’s pause, if only because you may not understand what’s being asked or how your answer can affect your report. Given that this book is all about ...

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