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Overview

Yellowfin has some styling options available through Administration. These options allow you to define the default styles of content, rather than system components.

Report Title

Option

Value Description

Title Font

Define the following settings:

  1. Select a font from the available drop down list
  2. Enter a font size (in px)
  3. Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour
  4. Define font styles of Bold, Italic, Underlined
  5. Choose the text alignment from Left, Centre, Right

Description Font

Define the following settings:

  1. Select a font from the available drop down list
  2. Enter a font size (in px)
  3. Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour
  4. Define font styles of Bold, Italic, Underlined
  5. Choose the text alignment from Left, Centre, Right

Border Style

Select the border line style from the drop down list

Border

Define the following settings if a Border Style other than None was selected:

  1. Select a thickness from the drop down list
  2. Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour

Background

Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour. Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour

 Example

Column Heading

Option

Value Description

Font

Define the following settings:

  1. Select a font from the available drop down list
  2. Enter a font size (in px)
  3. Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour

Style

Define the following settings:

  1. Define font styles of Bold, Italic, Underlined
  2. Choose the text alignment from Left, Centre, Right

Background Colour

Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour

 Example

Data

Option

Value Description

Font

Define the following settings:

  1. Select a font from the available drop down list
  2. Enter a font size (in px)
  3. Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour

Style

Define font styles of Bold, Italic, Underlined

Row Shading

Select from same, or alternating. If alternating is selected, you will need to specify an alternate colour using the colour picker or providing a HEX code

Row Highlight

Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour

 Example

Section Title

Option

Value Description

Font

Define the following settings:

  1. Select a font from the available drop down list
  2. Enter a font size (in px)
  3. Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour

Style

Define the following settings:

  1. Define font styles of Bold, Italic, Underlined
  2. Choose the text alignment from Left, Centre, Right

Background Colour

Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour

 Example

Header & Footer

Option

Value Description

Header

Define the contents of the Left, Centre, and Right panels in the Header by entering text or using the following buttons:

  1. Page Number - returns a number for each page within the report
  2. Title - returns the title of the report
  3. Description - returns the description of the report
  4. Date - returns the date the report was run
  5. Time - returns the time the report was run
  6. Logo - adds the company logo. This is specified through Administration.
  7. Image - allows you to add an image from a drop down list. Images are defined through Administration.

Note: in order to add these items to the panels in the header, you must first click in the panel box you wish to add to, then click on the button of the item. You should then see something added to the panel box. If the box remains blank it was not correctly selected.

Footer

Define the contents of the Left, Centre, and Right panels in the Footer by entering text or using the buttons available for the Header (outlined above)
Note: in order to add these items to the panels in the footer, you must first click in the panel box you wish to add to, then click on the button of the item. You should then see something added to the panel box. If the box remains blank it was not correctly selected.

Font

Define the following settings:

  1. Select a font from the available drop down list
  2. Enter a font size (in px)
  3. Use the colour picker to select a colour, or enter a HEX code for the required colour

Style

Define font styles of Bold, Italic, Underlined

 Example

Report Summary

Option

Value Description

Default Chart Colour

Define the colour to be used in Report Summary charts.