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How to create my own Word template for RRC reports (not modify)


Erwin Kunz (94686284) | asked Mar 28 '13, 10:45 a.m.
RRC 4.0.1
RPE 1.1.2.2

Hi there

I've modified the build-in reqspec.dta file and would like to use also a custom word template.

I know that i can take the word file from the server adapt it and distribute it. What I did.
But I would prefer to do it the other way. Use our template and adapt it to work with RRDG.

But I have no clue how RRDG finds where it need to write the Title, the author etc. The Word document does not use any properties as far as I could see.

Any idea??

Thanks
erwin

 

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Edgar Ignacio Velazquez Mar (7225) | answered Apr 01 '13, 10:16 a.m.
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 Hi Erwin,
 That is done using bookmarks in Word. 
You have to create a bookmark in your Word template and then tell RPE element to use that bookmark (using the target region property, which is located under  Properties -> Formatting -> common).
Any elements generated by the RPE object will be placed where the bookmark is, also you can define the names that you want for the bookmarks
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