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Hyphenate Text

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(Version 10 or later)

How to set your templates so they allow for hyphenated text.

What It Does

By default, hyphenation is turned off in MS Office. This allows you to turn on hyphenated text.

Windward simplifies the document generation process by allowing
you to design reports in Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint.

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Windward simplifies the document generation process by allow-
ing you to design reports in Microsoft Word, Excel or PowerPoint.

NOTES:

  • This feature works in output formats PDF, Printer, and TXT output.
  • Turning this feature on may slow down report generation.

The Code

Do two things:

In the properties/config file, set line.breaks=’internal’ (this is the default for non-Windows systems).

In the report call, setHyphenate(true).

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