Crystal XI steps:
  1. Right-click on the Details section
  2. Select Section Expert
  3. On the Common tab, mark the Format with Multiple Columns checkbox
    • If there are multiple Details sections (Details a, Details b) highlight Details on the left in the Sections list
  4. Go to the Layout tab
  5. Enter the appropriate Column Formatting options (BB125943)
  6. Click OK to close the Section Expert
  7. Insert fields within the column visible on the left in Details
Crystal 8.5 steps:
  1. Right-click on the Details section
  2. Select Format Section (the Section Expert window should appear)
  3. On the Common tab, mark the Format with Multiple Columns checkbox
    • If there are multiple Details sections (Details a, Details b) highlight Details on the left in the Sections list
  4. Go to the Layout tab
  5. Enter the appropriate Column Formatting options (BB125943)
  6. Click OK to close the Section Expert
  7. Insert fields within the column visible on the left in Details
When previewing the report, the information appears in columns similar to a newspaper's layout.