Create a .pdf report template
You can create graphical templates to be used for .pdf reports.
- On the File menu, select .
- Select .
- Click .
Template page properties dialog box, set the page size to match the target page size (for example A4):
The size must match a size defined in the PaperSizesForDrawings.dat configuration file.
- Add new rows and value fields to get the required data from your Tekla Structures database. For more information about adding new rows and value fields, see Create a template.
- Click .pdf.rpt. , and save the report with the filename extension
Copy the new template to your template folder, such as model or your company settings folder (XS_FIRM).
Now you can create a .pdf report using the new .pdf report template. For more information about creating a report, see Create a report.
Example .pdf report
In this report example, the following page size is used:
Below is an example of a report that has been created using this particular report template. To open the report in a browser, click here.