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Allow proper printing of Dashboards and report pages

The lay-out of printed dashboards and report pages is lost when you print the page. Proper printing functionality is still missing (may 2018). In my humble opinion this should be a priority.

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      • Julian commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Seconding this comment:

        "printing means all items in the report (even records that go across multiple pages) are rendered appropriately to be printed out."

        We have to have a way to print everything in a long running table. A table has to be able to be set to span multiple pages, with headers on each page.

        It is mission critical for our use case with clients, they require printed reports for executive meetings.

      • venu commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I agree that Tableau is 1000% better than Power BI in printing and exporting, if we could get a exporting and printing functionality as same as SSRS then no doubt in moving to Power BI from Tableau.

        We are pushing back Power BI due to lack of exporting functionality.

        this should be a high priority than others.

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Printing and exporting static reports is one area where Tableau is vastly superior to Power BI. In fact, its enough of a benefit to switch back to that product.

      • Yen Tee commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        its simple...printing means all items in the report (even records that go across multiple pages) are rendered appropriately to be printed out.

        if you can do it in SSRS, why is this so hard?

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