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Headers do not show or print

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Starting a new project in FMP 14. I have designed a report with title header and a page header. When I view the page in Browse the headers do not show, nor do they appear in a printout.

I have attached a file and the layout in question is #4. Can someone give me a clue here, please?

Distribution Grids.fmp12.zip

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You need to set the layout part to show and print.

 

layout parts.png

 

Also, change the header type to Top Navigation and see if that is what you need.

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Hello Lee

I think have this set up the way you showed it, but the header still won't print. I also tried eliminating the page header, and put all of the items into the Top Navigation header, Sorry to be so dense, but I have been forced into FMP 14 by a problem with FMP 11 no longer working in Mac OS 10.12

 

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Hi John, I got sidetracked yesterday and didn't send this.

In layout mode, double click on your header part and select Top Navigation. 

HTH

Lee

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Sorry Lee, I must be missing something. The picture I sent you shows the header as Top Navigation. Could you please clarify?

Thanks,

John

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Sorry, but I am still not getting it. The Mod you sent still does not print the headers. As you can see, it prints is a page with no headers and the field names in place of the headers, like this:

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If you get a different result than I do there must be a systemic problem ... I did uninstall, then reinstall FMP 14 but the result is unchanged.

Thanks again for your help.

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Top and Bottom navigation parts are non printing objects - all other body parts will print. (if it shows up in preview it will print )  

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Hi

Thanks for your reply. I am very new to the .fmp12 extension. I was forced to abandon FMP11 (.fmp7 extension) when it would no longer work on my Mac (long story).

I didn't realize that there was such a large gap between FMP 11 and FMP 14.

Guess I'd better rush off to Barnes & Noble and get a manual for FMP14 and start to learn FMP all over again.

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Thanks, Lee. Yes, this will do it.  Thanks for your patience. I guess I have a lot to learn about the fmp12 format.

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Glad It work. It was the order of the layout parts you used.

Lee

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