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Report with Static Layout (Restrict Rectangle Growth/Static Tablix size)

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 29, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
How do you stop a Tablix or the rectangle that is a Tablix is contained in from growing.  I have been designing a report that must have a very specific layout due to government and commericial policies.  In this report is a header on top, a footer, some other reporting data above and below a rectangle that contains a tablix region.  I need this tablix and/or rectange to stay a constant size, if there are more rows, it should start another page in the report.  Instead, it grows and pushes all the datafields below it, down and off the page.    I have also tried this with a frame.  The table must show within the frame on form only.  The frame can contain maximum of 10 rows, but the table will grow outside the frame and the items below are pushed down and off the page.  I cannot see how I can setup a page break on every 10th row on a table. Does anyone know how setup a constant size Tablix/Table in a rectangle or frame so that it will not grow beyond the specified size (so the data fields below it will not be moved) and will instead create a new page?  This is crucial to our application and we may have to switch reporting solutions if we can get this figured out. Thanks for you help!  

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