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Formatting columns at once.


Formatting columns at once.

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Bulelani M
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Hello Sql Gurus
Is there a way in ssrs to format column headers
basically changing font color, size , type , border-color and so on at once?
I've been trying to find a solution but nothing.

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You can select multiple cells by holding ctrl or shift while selecting them.


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Hello
But with that you can not change the font at all, all you can do is to change the background color not the font size and type.
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I can. What version of SSRS are you using?
Can you change it using the properties?


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One work around would be creating a template that I'll use to create new reports but the problem I have, I'm formatting existing reports so going to one field at a time takes so much time and there is a lot of reports to change.
Please help if there is any solution to this.
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I'm using ssrs 2012
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Bulelani M (8/13/2013)
I'm using ssrs 2012


It works in SSRS 2008R2, so I would be suprised if they killed that "feature".
Did you try using the properties?


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yes they killed the feature
now our lives are very difficult..

we are trying to find a very standard thing that can be used by anyone working on the reports on different machines.
I really need something that works.
one can use some custom code and use a background property to call that code but it would be great if it can be just a standard thing every time I update or create a report.

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I checked on my laptop at home which has SQL Server 2012 SSRS.
I can still select multiple cells at once and change the formatting.

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Thanks Koen
This property is disabled on my side I'll have to check tomorrow the reasons why. also I'm connecting to the server to do the development.
thanks again for you help .
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