Wrong layout when scheduling or printing out a report

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    LANDESK Management Suite 9.5LANDESK Management Suite 9.6LANDESK Management Suite 2016.x

    Issue :

    All landscape oriented reports came out correctly through the preview and export function, but came out in portrait mode when we schedule or print them out.

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    Resolution :

    You need to modify the Appearance properties of the landscape template/master : paper size and orientation

     

    Steps :

     

    NOTE : all modifications of the report template must be done  on the core server. All modifications done through remote console, won't be apply !!

     

    • In the Reports modules, on the Reports toolbar, click the Edit Template button (the one that looks like a clipboard with a pie chart in it)
    • Select the Landscape template
    • The report designer will open. In the top menu, select Report > Report Properties

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    • Select the Appearance properties and change the following values :
        • Width : from 8.5in to 11in
        • Height : from 11in to 8.5in
        • Orientation : from Landescape to Portrait

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    • Accept the change
    • Save the Landscape Template

     

    Result :

     

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