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SQL Report Service List data into columns

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 14, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server


I showing my data in Report builder in LIST control. e.g I have 3 fields to show data in field (Name, Country, Age). currently its show data in one column I want to break data into newsletter column style.Is their any option in list two show data columns wise also

Currently:                                             but I want show data in Newsletter-style columns Like

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name,country,age                                     name,country,age                        name,country,age

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