Using multiple layouts depending on defined fields using CardStudio with a Database

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Topic or Information

How to use different layouts depending on defined fields in a database

Applies To

CardStudio used with a database


Using CardStudio Professional you are able to created different layouts depending on a defined field in a database. For example, if there is a column with a color selection this could determine the layout used for printing.

1. Create/Open the 1st, 2nd and 3rd layouts in CardStudio

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2. Connect to the Database

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3. Connect every layout to the required department (our example: TS is Tech Support and so on)

  • TS = Blue
  • IT = Orange
  • HR = Green


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Now every department has their own background color on the card.

Additional Information

Example CardStudio file Read More>>

Excel spreadsheet (.xls extensions only) with example data Read More>>


Tonny W