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Add tabs to reports

Last updated March 12, 2019 by Tekla User Assistance tekla.documentation@trimble.com

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Add tabs to reports

Add tabs to reports

You can associate Tekla Structures to open reports of a certain type in Microsoft Excel. When you open such reports in Microsoft Excel, the report templatetemplate that is used for creating a report

rows might not be divided correctly into cells. To correct this, you can add tabs between the cells.

  1. Open an existing report template.
  2. Add \t between the text and value fields. For example:

  3. Save the report.

    The output in Microsoft Excel:

    The output in a text editor:


Alternatively, you can use a comma or semicolon as a delimiter between the text fields. However, the default delimeter may vary between users, and the output might not be readable in all text editors.

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