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Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2015 Professional Reporting by Steven Renders

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Using a report setup table

Sometimes, when you create a report, you also create a request page, so that the user can set up the report layout according to options they specify in the Options tab of the request page. Similarly, you can also create a report setup table that contains information about the report layout. You can then create a page so that users can change the fields in this table, because the information is stored in a table. Then, when you create a report, you can query this table to fetch the information that you will use in the report layout.

There's actually already an example of this principle used in document reports. You might remember the company logo that can be hidden or displayed on the left, middle or top of a document. ...

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