The Shape report item is used to display one of a selection of predefined shapes on a report. The screenshot below shows a Shape report item with ShapeType="Right Arrow" on the report design surface.

You can use shapes to create visual effects within a report. You can set display and other properties to this item by using the Properties pane.

ShapeType Property modes:

  • Ellipse
  • Vertical Line
  • Horizontal Line
  • Slant Line
  • BackSlant Line
  • Triangle
  • Square
  • Pentagon
  • Hexagon
  • Octagon
  • 3-ray star
  • 4-ray star
  • 5-ray star
  • 6-ray star
  • 8-ray star
  • Top Arrow
  • Bottom Arrow
  • Left Arrow
  • Right Arrow
  • Cross

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