Creating Manual Templates

In case you wish to design your templates rather flexible, you should use the manual templates. You can create a template new or alternatively use a template and alter it according to your requirements (see below).

Click „New“ in the toolbar of the report settings.

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Enter a new name for the template.

Select „Report type“ → „Manual template“.

Double click the new entry.

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The template designer opens.

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Here the individual elements of a report can be designed step by step.

Click „Add“ in the toolbar and select the option „Drawing“.

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Select a picture from the lower area.

Under „Position / Size“ you can now arrange the picture according to your wishes.

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Click „Add“ in the toolbar again and select „Text“.

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You can now embed text modules in the lower area.

Click „Add“ in the lower are of the toolbar.

A new window opens. Here you can select frequently used modules such as date, time, side etc. The selected modules are shown in the text field above.

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In the file tree under the drop-down menu you have the opportunity to add further variables. For this you find amongst other things addresses, project information, and a lot of other fields.

Click here to get an overview of all variables.

Texts are positioned in the same way as pictures by input of the values „Position / Size“.

Note: As soon as you have finished the template, you should also set it in the respective report under layout as a template.