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

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SSRS, how to show in a tablix or any other control, whether a data set connection was successful or not?

More specifically, I want to show whether a SSAS server is online. And so I'm thinking a way to do this would be to somehow show whether one of my data sets that is connected to that server is ...
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Same SSRS report, two different subscription names

I would like to know how to change same SSRS reports from one subscription name to two different “from” names?
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Redirecting Report Server connections using host file

I am connected remotely to a server called New_Server and trying to connect to the Report Server which is installed on it by referring to another server: I've changed the host file on NEW_SERVER to ...
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SSRS and DBA Scope

Just a quick questions regarding DBAs, recently I was asked about the scope of DBA in terms of SSRS and BI, in your experience who handles and maintain/configure your SSRS, is this part of the DBA or ...
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SQL Server account permissions for New ReportServer database from wizard

I'm trying to create a ReportServer database on a different server (Server_AT) other that my Reporting Service server (Server_RT). ON Server_AT, I created the RSExecRole as per the script here. Then ...
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SSRS 2008R2 to 2016 report manager - has permissions model changed?

Has the permissions model changed in report manager from 2008R2 to 2016? I am working on a migration project at the moment and after doing a successful backup/restore of the ReportServer database to ...
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permissions for the account running the sql server reporting services

I was checking one of my SSRS (sql server reporting services) server and notice that the SSRS service is using the same account that is used for the SQL Server services. I would prefer it had its own ...
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Migration from SSRS 2012 to SSRS 2017

Our company is moving from SSRS 2012 to SSRS 2017. I would like to know if anyone has done a similar migration. If yes, could you please guide me through the steps? From what I read about the ...
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SSRS- database and Report Server - can they be different?

I have inherited a few database servers. I am currently planning for a Server upgrade, but this DB server has a ReportServer and ReportServerTempDB database in it. When I open Reporting Service ...
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SSRS Report Metadata Tables to help ease pains from constant change

Situation: I work in a position doing database development and there is a catalog of about 300 SSRS Reports the business uses. These reports are constantly needing to be updated to help the business ...
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SQL Login for SSRS Reports require EXECUTE permissions?

Recently my team did a SSRS report deployment.The reporting server was installed in application server and it was pointed to database server.I don't know why we do like that?Probably to avoid load on ...
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SSRS 2016 on SQL Server 2014

I have question about using SSRS 2016 on SQL server 2014 First of all, I don't have much experience with Reporting services. Company use SQL server 2014 and they have SQL database on it (DB is ...
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SSRS table populating data into a field that should be blank

I am having trouble resolving an issue. I have a table on an SSRS report. The query for the table gets the definition, the total count of that definition and calculates the percentage of all the ...
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Steps involved in configuring SQL Server and its components after server is renamed

I have a cloned (duplicate) server with SQL Server on it and the server name had to obviously change once it was copied. This article describes two actions to perform: using below code to manually ...
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SSRS Reports Blank on Zebra Printer

I need assistance getting labels to print from SSRS 2014 to a Zebra GK420D direct thermal label printer. The labels show up when running the report but when I print them to the label printer, all that ...
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Count() used in sql query giving #Error in SSRS report after report deployment on report server

I am newbie to SSRS and I am trying to display basic reports in SSRS. I have create a simple table with 1 column named "TotalNumber", whereTotalNumber display the count of total number of user in the ...
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Migrating SSRS from SQL Server 2012 to 2016

I have a requirement of migrating my whole SQL Server from SQL Server 2012 to 2016. I have already migrated the database engine part. Since I have not really worked on SSRS (reporting part), so need ...
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SSRS Label Orientation

I'm trying to print labels on a Zebra printer in SSRS 2014 and the orientation is coming out wrong. In report builder, I set the page size to 4.15 x 1.15 with correct margins. Also, in report builder, ...
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SSRS - select where parameter and fixed value

So there is a lot of stuff about using SSRS parameters to select multiple values but nothing about using both a parameter and a fixed value using the in select statement. So what I'm trying to do is ...
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Migrating SSRS reports with shared data sources between instances using rs.exe

Has anyone successfully used rs.exe and ssrs_migration.rss to migrate reports using shared data sources between SSRS instances? This doesn't seem like it would be that unusual of a situation but I ...
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SSRS report ERROR “Could not load folder contents Something went wrong. Please try again later. ”

One of our report servers is raising errors when trying to reach it from clients computers and works just fine from the actual server. the error is: I found that it was a bug in sql 2016 using this ...
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Unable to log into SSRS through SSMS

I am trying to log into SSRS with SSMS to make a custom role. I am using my domain admin account that is able to log into the database engine side of things fine but when I try to go to reporting ...
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Granting local Windows account access to single SSRS shared data source?

So we have a multi-tenant SSRS 2016 system which most customers don't have access to so from the frontend we will create folders, reports, data sources etc. We have one customer who is trying to use ...
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SSRS Export Pop-Up Warning

I'm building a new reporting server using SSRS 2016 and have been given one specification I'm not sure is even possible. My supervisor wants a pop-up message whenever someone exports a report that ...
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ReportServer on Failover fails to update the policy user

Information Our system has two nodes, S1, S2, which we recently added to our SCluster. One of the databases is the ReportServer. Now, everything fails over just fine, except for the ReportServer ...
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SSRS 2017 reports having issues with IE 11?

I'm experiencing symptoms very similar to what is described in this 2015 MSSSQLTips article: SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) is not compatible with Internet Explorer 11 You upgraded to ...
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How would one create an SSRS datasource to quickbooks?

My team is stuck. We are attempting to create reporting in SSRS to connect to quick books. We were successful in creating DAO connections in ms access, however we want to have reporting in SSRS and ...
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SSRS Column error

We have SSRS reports. When we import those reports in MSCRM and run, the column in the report moves to the last if it doesn't has data. for instance: If all columns have data then columns will be ...
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Data-Driven Subscription - how to iterate through all parameter values?

I am trying to build a data-driven subscription in SSRS (In SharePoint integrated mode, but I believe that's irrelevant). The rsds file I am running against has a certain parameter that is a hard-...
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Is there overhead from using synonyms to access another database?

If one database is accessing tables on another database on the same SQL server through synonyms, does that incur any significant overhead to either of the databases? Setup: We have one database (A) ...
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Investigating Failures of a Subreport in SSRS 2016

I have a SSRS report, MainReport, that basically just calls a series of sub-reports to compile everything into a nice and tidy Excel Document (users love their Excel reports), with each sub-report ...
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Two Inner join on the same field to get same data

I'm developing a Report in SSRS for MS CRM 2011. There is a table named StringMapBase which contains Option Set we have declared in different entities. This table has Value and AttributeValue column. ...
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How to make gauge label stretch across full width of gauge panel?

I have a gauge panel (grey) onto which I am trying to put a gauge label (green) that should stretch across the entire panel. However, when I put 100 into the Width property, it doesn't actually ...
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Removal of blank lines

I am creating a SSRS Report to produce some address labels. I have a SELECT statement as follows: SELECT DISTINCT AddressLink.intAddressID, Addresses.txtLabelSalutation, ...
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Is it possible to host pbix and rdl files on the same report server instance?

Just upgraded an existing instance of SQL Server 2014 to 2016. That instance has an instance of Reporting Services installed. My end goal is to connect Power BI Desktop (March 2018) to my existing ...
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Report does not display when parameter allows multiple values

The report has two parameters: @p1, a date and @p2, a string. @p2's available values come from a query based on @p1. This report works when @p2 does not allow multiple values. When it does, the report ...
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SSRS purge rows from dbo.catalog

We have a third party software that generates reports by adding a new "temp" report to the SSRS catalog every time a user prints a report so now the dbo.catalog table is almost 3 GB and has 16K+ rows ...
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SQL Server 2017 and SSRS on Same Server?

I heard that you cannot have SSRS and SQL Server on the same server, I have not been able to find anything that says this or otherwise, is this a true fact?
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Encrypt connection between SSRS and SQL Server

We are working under a requirement that all connections to SQL Server be encrypted. After setting up a Reporting Server (2016), I see an unencrypted connection to the SQL Server. There are no data ...
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Averaging 2 values based on an ID in SSRS

I am hoping I might be able to get some help with a problem I am having. I am currently trying to build a report in SSRS to replace an excel spreadsheet we use for data analysis so the report can be ...
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Report Server Reports Hanging

I'm working on a issue with heavily fragmented indexes on a large production DB. I've pretty much identified the indexes that are heavily fragmented, including those that are not really being used. I ...
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SSRS report stuck on Loading but ExecutionLog says otherwise

I have a report that is stuck on loading in the reporting server portal (it's been over a day). However when i check the ExecutionLog... select * from ExecutionLog3 WHERE UserName = '...
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SSRS View Report: Change View Report Button Text

Is there anyway to change the View Report Button in SSRS to say something else. Such as "Hello", or "See Data". Is there a place in the SSRS XML RDL, I can edit?
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Can SSRS used to Update or Modify data tables?

We all know SSRS (SQL Server Reporting Services) is to read data. However, can SSRS be utilized to update rows or insert rows, and should it? I am seeing resources here, where you can take user ...
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SSRS: http://localhost/ReportServer accessible but no report listed

I deployed SSRS on Windows 10 in the right way I think, at least, http://localhost/ReportServer is accessible on Internet Explorer. As you can see in the picture below: I created a report using SQL ...
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Collation Conflict when patching SSRS

We recently upgraded our test database servers from SQL 2014 SP2 CU3 to 2014 SP2 CU10. Most of the servers are fine, but on 2 of them we are getting the following error when connecting to the ...
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Random errors in SSRS Log “The report server cannot open a connection to the report server database.”

My SSRS runs snapshot in the morning. I noticed some of the reports are not snapshoting once in a while. I found following error which is random daily for the difrerent report. The report server ...
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SSRS Subscriptions are not sent to the users

I have an SSRS report, in which Subscriptions are configured. There are multiple Subscriptions. Some times the users subscribed are not getting the reports. No error in the Subscriptions tables in ...
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How can I achieve conditional page breaks in SSRS 2016

I am using SSRS 2016 and Report Builder. I need the page breakinging with a group to be conditional on the value of a parameter. Does anyone know if this is even possible?
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SSRS 2016 report manager using m/d/y date parameter format in Chrome

I've got a 2016 SSRS server, set up with UK regional settings. When using Chrome, date parameter fields are using the US mm/dd/yyyy format instead of the expected UK dd/mm/yyyy: Edge and IE are ...