How to assign a resource file to a report
In the layout editor, select the report by clicking in an empty area on the report page.
In Property Editor, under Properties, choose Resources. Property Editor displays the Resources page, as shown in
Property Editor displaying the Resources page
Choose Browse, next to the Resource File field.
On Browse Resource Files, indicate which resource file to use by completing one of the following tasks:
To use a resource file that currently exists in the resource folder, select the resource file displayed under Shared Resources.
To create a new resource file using BIRT Report Designer, select a folder. In New File Name, type a name for the new resource file, such as CustomerReportResources.properties, as shown in
Figure 20‑3. You must type the .properties file‑name extension.
Browse Resource Files showing a new resource file
The name of the resource file appears in Resource File on the Resources page of Property Editor. The report uses the selected resource file. You can, at any time, specify a different resource file to use. You can also specify no resource file by deleting the file name from the Resource File field on the Resources page.