Using an existing Page Master is comparable to using a Save As option, as it saves the existing report and page layout so that you can apply it to another report. When adding an existing Page Master, you may choose to overwrite the current Page Master or merge the two Page Masters.
Note: These options only appear when a Page Master already exists in an open document.
To add a previously saved Page Master to an open document:
Select this option from the New Page Layout button on the Positioning toolbar.
Note: The Page Master is included as the second page of a Page Layout template.
Note: If a Page Master has already been added to the document, a message appears stating that a Page Master already exists in the current layout. You may replace the Page Master, merge the two, or ignore the Page Master.
Click No to merge the two Page Masters.
Click Cancel to use the existing Page Master and ignore the Page Master from the Page Layout template.
For details about importing an existing Page Layout template, see Using Page Layouts in Document Composer.