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WS: WW: Report Layout and Printing FAQs (Doc ID 1308952.1)

Last updated on JULY 21, 2020

Applies to:

JD Edwards World World Writer - Version A7.3 cume 4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


This document covers FAQs and troubleshooting tips regarding World Writer report formatting and printing issues.

Please see the Reference section for a list of Bugs related to report output.  There may be a fix and/or workaround available for these issues.  This list is not inclusive.

Questions and Answers

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Questions and Answers
 Question 1: What is the maximum number of pages a WW report will print?
 Question 2: No Inline Data Files in Work with Submitted Jobs.
 Question 3: Print is coming out portrait instead of landscape. Sometimes CPA3388 Lines/Characters Per Inch Not Support for Device error is received.  
 Question 4: When a World Writer version is submitted, the device type is changed from *SCS  to *IPDS.
 Question 5: Blank lines appear on your report - how to suppress?
 Question 6: Can you remove the report title, page, and date from the page heading?
 Question 7: Can the summary functions text be changed or omitted from your report?
 Question 8: Can you print the Total Line text on the same line as the summary functions (totals)?
 Question 9: Your report does not include all the fields you have specified on Output Field Specifications.
 Question 10: A summary function of CNT, MIN, MAX or AVG is set up but does not print on the report.
 Question 11: Can the detail records be suppressed so that only the total lines appear on the report?
 Question 12: The print file for World Writer is QSYSPRT.  Can you use another print file instead?
 Question 13: The 2-digit MM DD YY fields are only printing the last digit on the report, i.e. 25 shows as 5, 12 shows as 2.
 Question 14: Can you print julian date fields in different formats, e.g., 4-digit year?
 Question 15: Is there a way to print the Time a report was run in the page header of the report?
 Question 16: The postal code presumptive join field, e.g. xxAN810, prints the address book number instead of the zip code.

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