The PDF text widget allows you to write and display your content in your report. You can use it to give further information about questions, give feedback or explain a particular answer.
This is an absolutely essential building block of your PDF report. The example below shows how it can be used as a header, and an explanation.
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This guide will teach you:
1. Setting up the widget
You can use our text editor to make your content look appealing and professional. Your final PDF display will be determined by the layout and the style you will use for your content here, so take care to space it out properly and make sure the font is the right size.
Add a header in a text widget before each of your charts so that respondents will know what is being displayed. There you can use line breaks if you want to create space between your content. For example, you can describe exactly what the table or spider chart is displaying.
To make advanced design changes to your content, you can add your own custom CSS.
1.2 Placement and size
Choose how you would like to align your content. You can choose to align it to one side and have a chart or more text on the other side or center the text.
- Left - your content will be aligned to the left side of the page, in a column layout
- Center - your content will be presented centered across the entire page from the left to the right (full width)
- Right - your content will be aligned to the right side of the page, in a column layout
If you would like two blocks of content to appear side-by-side, make sure to set one to be aligned on one side of the page and the other one on the other. For example, choose to align the text widget to the left, and align a spider chart to the right.
Click the Update preview button to see how the widget you've created looks like
Take a look below at some different possibilities.
2. Logic rules
You can create logic rules so that your content is only displayed when certain criteria are met. If you want to always display your content and make sure it is visualized every time your report is generated, you can choose not to include a widget logic rule. Learn more about Widget Logic.
Once you've saved your logic rules, don't forget to save and you're ready to add more widgets!