How to: Specify Multiple Columns in a Report (Report Designer)
You can create a multi-column report layout that arranges data in adjacent columns on a page. This topic explains how to set columns. To learn more about other steps that must be performed to create a ready-to-view multi-column report, see Writing Multi-Column Reports.
On the Report menu, click Report Properties.
Note: If the Report menu is not available, click within the report design area.
On the Layout tab, do the following:
In Columns, type or select the number of columns in the report.
In Spacing, type the width of the space between columns.
Note: The default unit of measurement is based on the user's locale settings. To designate a different unit, type a physical unit designator such as cm, mm, pt, or pc after the numeric value.
- In Columns, type or select the number of columns in the report.