Bold and Underlined Fonts Not Rendering in PDF

If you have formatted fields with BOLD or UNDERLINED fonts, you may find that this formatting disappears when generating PDF output for your report.

If you encounter this, our recommendation is to use font extensions. We do not recommend using a PDF font, because PDF fonts are being deprecated.

We recently published a very popular blog article about font extensions. It's a useful starting point:

This topic is also partially covered in the iReport Ultimate Guide.