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Microsoft KB Archive/101016

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HOWTO: Print a Report with "Page # of #" Format in Footer

ID: Q101016

The information in this article applies to:

  • Microsoft FoxPro for MS-DOS, versions 1.02, 2.0, 2.5x, 2.6x
  • Microsoft Visual FoxPro for Windows, version 3.0


To print a report with a footer that has a "Page # of #" format, you must use a user-defined function (UDF), as explained below.


Include the variable in the report where it is required: for instance, on the report layout, the footer would contain:


where _TOTPGS is the variable.

Run the following code before the actual printing of the REPORT FORM statement, and you have the desired results:

***  Start code
REPORT FORM reportname RANGE 9000
***  End code 


"Commands & Functions," version 2.0, page C3-662 "Language Reference," version 2.5, page L3-820

Additional query words: REPORT FORM reportname PREVIEW

Keywords          : kbVFp300 
Version           : MS-DOS:1.02,2.0,2.5x,2.6x; WINDOWS:3.0
Platform          : MS-DOS WINDOWS 
Issue type        : kbhowto 

Last Reviewed: September 18, 1999
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