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Is it really important to display the parameters selected by a user on a report? What is the best way to display the parameters?

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A mockup will go a long way to explain what you are talking about. –  rk. May 24 '13 at 11:56
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Displaying the parameters that are selected by a user is very important. This gives clarity on information as to what is the input / criteria as per which the report is generated.

Report input parameters are to be shown separately in the top of a report followed by the report data. As a good practice, if the report runs into multiple pages, report input parameters can be repeated on every page as part of report header

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