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[SOLVED] Forcing column title

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April 05, 2013, 11:19 AM
[SOLVED] Forcing column title
I know this has been discussed but none of my searches are finding it. I need to force a column to appear in a report even if there are zero rows of data for that column..

For example if I have a report that Sums Number of cars sold by brand and I didn't sell any Fords, I would still need Ford to show up with zero reported...(I can create a list of brands that have to be there in a hold file)

Can someone point me to this discussion or give me a quick how-to?

This message has been edited. Last edited by: <Kathryn Henning>,
April 05, 2013, 11:32 AM
Ian Dalton
You could try SET ALL=ON which will put a . (or whatever you set NODATA to) and this will work assuming the SALES data (if any) is in a child segment of BRAND.

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April 05, 2013, 12:15 PM
Found a solution using the phrasing:


Seemed to do the trick.
April 07, 2013, 05:40 PM
This solution is good if the list is static. If the list is dunamic, you can use the same code but populate the values from the data using Dialog Manager.


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