SQL Server Reporting Services, a web based reporting tool produced by Microsoft and bundled with SQL Server.

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Change the value of a cell based on the hidden value of another cell

On a 2012 SSRS report I have the following: You can see that "Site", 0098110, has a total of 13 "tests" associated with it. This is what I want to show while the group is in the collapsed state. ...
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User can create in SSRS, but can't manage objects

We have a user who can create, but is unable to manage objects in SSRS, even though he has content manager permissions and another user who has same permissions who is able to. It is SSRS 2008 R2, ...
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SSRS dynamic data retrieved from another dataset

I want to get data(dynamic)according to the data in another dataset and put the result in textbox of the different dataset. Right now, the data I get is static and I tried to use many expressions but ...
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SSRS slow opening a Datasource

While optimizing a report, I discovered that the time reported by TimeDataRetrieval in ExecutionLog2 was a couple of seconds longer than the query times shown in SQL Server Profiler for that report ...
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Is it possible to configure Reporting Services to emit browser compatibility headers?

We have a dashboard that hosts some Reporting Services (2008) reports within frames. The dashboard runs in the browser's standards compliance mode, but this is causing some of the reporting services ...
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Troubleshoot Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services unexpected error

I have an error implementing reports on reporting services from Visual Studio 2005 but I can do it from the Reports Manager Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services VersiĆ³n 10.0.5500.0. The ...
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SQL Server Reporting Services Slow TotalTimeDataRetrieval Fast ExecuteReaderTime

I wrote a report that is executed by a few hundred users each day and the underlying stored procedure for the data set only takes milliseconds to execute. According to the ReportServer.dbo....
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SSRS Scale-Out Deployment: cannot decrypt the symmetric key

I have a single 2008 ssrs instance (#1) up and running and need to add a 2nd server also running ssrs 2008 (#2). The error message on the 2nd server is: The report server cannot decrypt the ...
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Report subscription deletion failed due to FK constraint

We have many SSRS report timed subscriptions (SQL Server 2008R2 SP4). One of our report developers tried to delete a report subscription, and got the following error: An error occurred within the ...
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How to configure email alert when SQL Server Reporting service stops working.

The SQL Server Reporting Service stops sporadically. Does any one know on how to send email alert/Configure a job to notify when the SQL Server Reporting service stops working. Thanks
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Tracking Changes

I have an SSRS report with hierarchies for the company and their contact info. As these hierarchies change overtime, is there a way to track what has changed since the last run(run on a weekly basis)? ...
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How to collapse cell borders in ssrs

I have been creating some reports in SSRS 2008 R2. When I need to make borders that show up for all rows, both on the top and bottom of the report, as well as all the rows in between I can tell that ...
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SSRS: UserName value in Subscriptions table, ExtensionSettings column

SSRS subscription to a Windows File Share. Is there a way to query for all the "credentials used to access the file share" in plain text? It appears that the UserName value in the ExtensionSettings ...
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Select where table and column name are from another table

I know I need dynamic sql, but haven't gotten this to work: I want to loop through a table and for each row, return the value of the field that is located by two columns for that row. Master ...
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Missing emails from a scheduled report

I have a scheduled report with a query used to determine the recipients. Every time the report runs, there seems to be a few people who are not receiving the emails. I enabled SMTP logging, and indeed ...
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What's the deal with transactions in a stored procedure called by an SSRS report?

Consider the following: sp_a contains an sp_executesql call to exec sp_b sp_b begins and commits a transaction, then immediately logs @@TRANCOUNT. When I call sp_a manually from within SSMS, the ...
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SSRS Lookup #Error on some rows

I'm having trouble working out the details with an IIF containing some lookup statements. The setup: Dataset 1: Transactions Fields: itemid, transactionnotes, rdesc Dataset 2: EmployeeInfo Fields: ...
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Reporting services database was NATIVE, now it's UNKNOWN

After migrating a database from Sql Server 2012 to Sql Server 2014, we found a little problem. It was told me that the reporting server was not used, so I just installed the SQL Server 2014 and ...
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Why won't my subscription parameter value stick?

I've set up an "Aggregate level" parameter on a SSRS report, so that I could easily schedule subscriptions for daily, weekly and monthly aggregates. The parameter has a Text datatype, and doesn't ...
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What does SSRS technically do when it expires the cache?

Our data is loaded daily. My report can be run, using a parameter, for any number of sites (100 is the total number of sites) and I want it to cache a temporary copy of the report and expire it on a ...
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Can't uninstall SQL Server 2008 R2 SP3

I have encountered the error on SQL Server 2008 R2 where Report Builder 3 fails to load with error Microsoft.ReportingServices.ComponentLibrary.Controls.dll, has a different computed hash than ...
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Bulk changing SSRS schedules

I have around 100 SQL Server Reporting Services subscriptions that I need to change the schedule on. The schedules are all standalone, not shared. Is there a way that I can easily bulk change the ...
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Date picker is dynamic in SSDT but not in SSRS

Running SQL Server 2012 SP1 and SSDT from same distribution. (VS2010) When I display a report in SSDT the date selector on a date parameter is dynamic or responsive. When you click on the date (month/...
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SSRS Dynamic Columns with Sub-report

I have a SSRS report with a set of dynamic columns presenting summary data. I want to run a sub-report under the grouped columns but the only way I can do this is to put the sub-report outside of the ...
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Problem connecting to SSRS reporting services

When I try to connect to my reporting services server (SQL Server 2005) from my local machine, SQL Server 2014 I get the error message below Invalid Namespace (System.Management) But when I ...
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Report Builder Data Sources Do Not Change in Catalog Table

I am trying to extract the connection string for MS SSRS reports from the Report Server Catalog table. This is straightforward enough but if I change the Data Source in Report Builder, the change is ...
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SSRS Datasource Escape Password

I am using a dynamic datasource inside a SSRS report to display detailed metrics about an instance. This dynamic datasource uses a SQL Login to connect to each instance listed by this report. The ...
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SSRS Filter efficiency question

People at my organization use SQL Queries within SSRS reports: for instance SELECT name, age FROM egTable Then, this query is run on the database and then they use a FILTER within SSRS to get rid ...
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Will SSRS User rights be over-ridden by Windows account?

If a Reporting Services user group has all rights on SRS Report Server folder, and one of the group member's Windows Account has been added to the folder with Browse only, will SQL server cause that ...
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Permissions for executing subscription in SSRS

I'd like to execute an SSRS subscription after some ETL work run by a SSIS package that takes a varying amount of time completes. I'm considering using this method, which basically consists of SSIS ...
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Installer Error while Installing SQL Server Reporting Services

I have a Windows 2008 R2 Server 64bit, I have already installed SQL Server 2008 R2 SP2 64bit Enterprise Edition, Which is working fine, without any issues. Now when I am trying to install Reporting ...
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How to handle many columns / variable schema?

I apologize in advance in case this question has been asked already. I'm working on revamping a reporting application used within my company. The requirements are: Support addition of new fields (...
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SSRS 2012 - Dynamically change value of textbox in report header

I am in the process of converting some MS Access 2003 reports to SSRS 2012 (using VS 2010 to develop the reports). I have a report with a number of parameters. Some of the parameters are populated ...
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SQL Server Reporting Services (MSSQLSERVER) Process using high memory

We have the Reporting Services installed on our database but we are not actually using it. Generally, the running process takes up a few MB but all of a sudden it has jumped to 4GB. We have restarted ...
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Using #temp to work around Reporting Services blocking issue

Having utterly failed to resolve why a perfectly acceptable but admitidly large stored procedure was suffering the blocking process lck_m_s when called via a report in SQL Reporting Services I have ...
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SSRS 2008 report fast in test, slow in production: parameter sniffing problem?

We recently had an issue with reports running in an integrated SharePoint environment where the report runs fine in development, test and staging, but very slow (times out) in production. Running ...
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SSRS Remote Database Connection Issue

I have installed SSRS 2008 R2 on Windows 2012 server. It is up and running. In the Configuration Manager, I have set it to point to remote Database on same network. Then on my own PC (also on network)...
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SQL Server Reporting Services Upgrade/Migration

I couldn't find any documentation on this. I'm currently doing a dry run of SSRS 2005 to SSRS 2008 R2 upgrade/migration. I've backed everything up (encryption key and configuration files) and did a ...
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How to determine if SQL Server Reporting Services database is being used?

I have a SQL 2005 server that needs to be decommissioned. For regular databases, I have a couple scripts that look at sys.dm_db_index_usage_stats to determine last access. My normal process is to make ...
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SSRS switch statement

I have a report with a variable number of columns. I can hide columns with the ismissing function based on an expression like Iif(Fields!Site.ismissing, true, false). However, the hidden columns still ...
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How to change x-axis labels in a report

I am creating a trend report, in which the x-axis labels are first laywr as year (2014), second quarter (1,2), third period (month) (3,1), fourth week (3,4,5,1,2). I need to change these labels as ...
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Problem with sorting matrix groups in SSRS

I've hit the following issue in SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services This is a slightly odd and complicated situation: I have a table containing various groups and within each group is also embedded a ...
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SSRS Timeline Chart for each day / minute

I'm asked to make a Timeline Bar Chart with SSRS 2012. There should be 1 chart per day/employee, and this chart should have a x-axis of 1440 minutes (or 24 hours). The bar should have 2 different ...
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summary column in ssrs2005 matrix

Hi I create a monthly sale report. there is a week-to-date column at the end of each week, then the end of report, I need to a month-to-date column. The the column will display date and the row will ...
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Grouping and Row limit in SSRS

I want to have row limitation(for example, display only 10 rows in every page) to my table in the report. I could limit the rows with Ceiling method where I could find refer. However, I have to group ...
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Reporting Services Maintenance and Performance Best Practices

I'm simply looking for what most folks do to keep their SSRS servers in top shape. Beyond performing backups of the databases, symmetric key, custom extensions, configuration files, IIS settings, ...
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SQL Server 2008 R2 Reporting Services: “Exception of type System.OutOfMemoryException was thrown”

When I run a report on SSRS reporting services to fetch 600000 row.. I get a error "Exception of type System.OutOfMemoryException was thrown". I read so many blog's for solving this issue but still I ...
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Grab value from the group SSRS

How can I grab a value for a particular month in SSRS if it's in a group? I have all 12 months as a group, in a column outside of the group I need to get the value for March that is in the group?
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Migrate 2008 R2 SSRS DB to 2014?

I am working on upgrading/migrating our SSRS from 2008 R2 on Windows 2008 R2 to SQL 2014 on Windows 2012 R2. I was originally going the route of just recreating side by side. I already have the new ...
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How to have static and dynamic columns in one table with calculation?

How can I have static rows with 12 months along with dynamic rows and have it look like one table? I don't have column Budget, I created separate helper table with budget amount for whole year. So I ...